Events Calendar 2016/2017: All Welcome!

 Date Event   Where/When

November 18, 2016

Peacebuilding is not for wimps: Interfaith dialogue and mediation in the work of the Soul of Europe

Revd Donald Reeves, Founder of the Soul of Europe

Documentary available here 


Time: 2-4 pm

Place: FML211 


 November 22, 2016

Two perspectives on the Colombian Peace Process

Dr Catalina Montoya and Martha Cáceres, Liverpool Hope University

Time: 4-6 pm

Place: Eden 045


 November 28, 2016

Screening of  The Other World Cup. Football Across Borders

Joel Rokwood, Southampton Solent. Trailer available here

Time: 5.30-6.30pm

Place: EDEN 010

December 7, 2016

Ali al-Munayyar's 17th century refutation of Christians and Jews in Egypt:

Religion and social cohesion

Revd Dr Yazid Said, Liverpool Hope University

Time: 2-3 pm

Place: FML211

January 31, 2017

Are the media responsible while depicting religions?

Dr Salman Al-Azami, Liverpool Hope University

Presentation Religions in the British Media

Time: 12-2 pm
Place: EDEN047
February 6, 2017

Seeking refuge: Multiple perspectives

Zaki Nahaboo, Liverpool Hope University

Geoffrey White, volunteer, refugee advocate 

Alison Moore, Director of the Merseyside Refugee and Asylum Seekers Neo-Natal Support Group MRANG 

Nadine Daniel, Project Manager of Hope +  

Ali Hussein, refugee from Sudan 
Time: 1.00pm - 3.00pm
Place: LTC C - Lecture Theatre Complex 
February 28, 2017

Webinar. Donald Trump, US Grand Strategy and forthcoming prospects for War and Peace

Dr. Rob Busby, Liverpool Hope University 

Dr Jacqueline Reich, Chestnut Hill College

 Time: 4-6pm

Place: Learning Lab Eden Bldg

March 8, 2017

High Stakes: Women and peacebuilding in an illiberal world

Judith Large, Conflict Analysis Research Centre, University of Kent   

Time: 2.00pm - 4.00pm  
Place: FML014
March 20, 2017

Film Screening "The Sarajevo Derby" A new film by Dr Joel Rokwood

Access trailer here: 

Time: 5:30 pm

Place: Eden 101

March 22, 2017
Book Launch: 
"EU-US Cooperation on Internal Security: Building a Transatlantic Regime" by Dimitrios Anagnostakis (Routledge, 2017)
Presentation by Prof. Nicholas Rees
Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies, Faculty of Arts and Humanities and Department of History and Politics  

Time: 5-7 pm, followed by reception

Place: Senior Common Room HCA Building 

March 27, 2017

A tale of two cities? Social movement in the divided city of Mostar

Susan Forde, Liverpool Hope University

Time: 3-5pm

Place: FML309

April 20-21, 2017

Conference: Sacred Places: Performances, Politics and Ecologies – A Multidisciplinary Perspective

Organisers: Drama, Dance and Performance Department, in partnership with the International Federation for Theatre Research (IFTR) and the Working Group ‘Performance, Religion and Spirituality’; and the Archbishop Desmond Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies.

A Multidisciplinary Perspective is a two-day conference aimed at investigating the actuality of sacred places in contemporary society; their practices and performances, politics and ecologies. The overarching theoretical umbrella is the perspective of Performance Studies, which offers a prolific framework for multidisciplinary engagement and exchange.

Keynote Speakers:
Dr Joshua Edelman, Senior Lecturer at the Department of Contemporary Arts at the Manchester Metropolitan University; international artist Anne Bean working with installation, large-scale sculpture, sound art, and performance art; Prof Andy Newsam, astrophysicist at Liverpool John Moores University; international artist Louise Anne Wilson working within biological-sciences, ecology, art, and performance.

To find more and latest updates, please visit our Conference Facebook Webpage 

Place: Creative Campus, Liverpool Hope University, Liverpool
April 24, 2017

Annual Civic Lecture of the Archbishop Desmond Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies

Eamon Gilmore speaks on the Challenges of Building Peace.

Eamon Gilmore is the EU Special Envoy for the Peace Process in Colombia since 2015. He is also Adjunct Professor in the School of Law and Government at Dublin City University and George Soros Visiting Practitioner Chair at the Central European University. Mr Gilmore has also served as Deputy Prime Minister (Tanaiste) and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade of Ireland (2011-2014), Member of the Irish Parliament (Dáil Éireann) (1989 - 2016), and Leader of the Irish Labour Party (2007 - 2014). For more information about Eamon Gilmore, click here

Time: 4-6 pm, followed by reception 

Place: Senate Room

May 3, 2017

Professorial Lecture: Climate Change ,Environmental Security and Global Justice

Prof. Solomon Salako, , Professorial Fellow, Department of Law and Archbishop Desmond Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies, Liverpool Hope University

Time: 4:00-6:00pm, followed by reception

Place: Eden 130 Lecture Theatre


July 3, 2017

 Archbishop Desmond Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies Summer Conference Restoring peace: Building Post-Conflict Societies  

Call for papers deadline: April 15, 2017

Place: Creative Campus