Lunchtime talk: How do you solve a problem like Korea? Beyond mutually assured destruction, what can the Cold War, and other seemingly intractable situations, teach us about bringing peaceful change to the Korean Peninsular?
Professor the Lord Alton of Liverpool, Independent Crossbench Member of the House of Lords.
David Alton (Lord Alton of Liverpool) is founder and co-chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on North Korea. He has visited the country four times; is author of “Building Bridges, Is There hope for North Korea?”; and is a member of the international Sages Group. He is an alumnus and Visiting Professor of Liverpool Hope University. www.davidalton.net
Date: October 20, 2017
Time: 1-2pm (lunch provided)
The Boundaries of de debate on Land Restitution (2017)
Authors: Maryluz Vallejo Mejía and Catalina Montoya Londoño
Presentation of the book by Dr Catalina Montoya with talk by Nestor Osorio Londoño, Colombian Ambassador of Colombia to the United Kingdom, on the implementation of the peace agreement in Colombia. Expert commentary by Stepen McLoughlin, Director of the MA in International Relations, Liverpool Hope University
Organised by the Colombian Embassy in the United Kingdom and the Archbishop Desmond Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies
Date: 7th November 2017
Time: 4-6pm. Reception included.
Venue: FML014 , Liverpool Hope University, Hope Park, Taggart Avenue, Liverpool, L16 9JD
Professor Yossi Mekelberg, International Relations and Social Sciences Programme Director at the Faculty of Humanities , Arts & Social Sciences at Regent's University London. See profile in this link
Dr. Sarah Eltantawi, Member of the Faculty in Comparative Religion and Islamic Studies (Asst. Prof), The Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA USA. See profile in this link
Professor Roger Spooner OBE and Dr Monica Spooner, Trustees The Balfour Project UK
Dr. Rev.Yazid Said, Lecturer in Islam, Department of Theology, Philosophy and Religious Studies, Liverpool Hope University (chair of the event). See profile in this link
Register (free of charge) in http://store.hope.ac.uk/product-catalogue/events/the-balfour-declaration
Date: 15th of November
Time: 5-7:30 pm
Place: Eden Lecture Theatre 130
Lee Miller, Photography, Surrealism and the Second World War. From Vogue to Dachau
Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2017
Author: Lynn Hilditch
Talk by William Blazek, Associate Professor and Reader in English
December 5, 2017
Time: 1-2 pm (lunch offered on the venue)
Place: EDEN 014
Dr William Blazek was awarded a Vacation Visiting Research Fellowship in 2017 from the Rothermere American Institute at the University of Oxford for his work on a critical literary and cultural history of Anglo-American writers who served as ambulance drivers in the First World War.