conferences, symposia & workshops


People's Peace

Thu, 04/16/2015 (All day) - Fri, 04/17/2015 (All day)

People's Peace
A Conference
April 16-17, 2015

West Hall, Room 135, ASU Tempe Campus

Although human values and cultural idioms of peace are evident in many forms of cultural production—art, literature, and music are just a few examples—this conference seeks to broaden scholarly investigation by focusing on "people's peace."  "People’s peace" is a resource that resides in the hopes, dreams, and visions of everyday...


Date Title
2/26/15 - 2/28/15 Ethnic and Religious Conflict
4/3/14 Contesting Visions of Peace
12/13/13 The Transhumanist Imagination: Innovation, Secularization and Eschatology
4/5/13 Technologies of Imagination: Fifty Years Beyond Man and His Future
12/13/12 - 12/14/12 Ethnic Politics Workshop IV
5/23/12 - 5/24/12 Being Muslim in the World: Everyday Ethics and Cultures of Adab
4/9/12 The Transhumanist Imagination: Innovation, Secularization, and Eschatology
3/16/12 Religion and International Affairs: Through the Prism of Rights and Gender
11/6/11 - 11/8/11 Memory & Countermemory: Memorialization of an Open Future
4/14/11 Film Festival & Symposium - Living Conflicts in India, Pakistan, and Palestine: Religion, Secularism and the Search for Peace
3/10/11 - 3/11/11 Women, Islam and Peacebuilding
3/8/10 - 3/9/10 Gendering the Divide: Conflicts at the Border of Religion and the Secular
1/29/10 Conceptualizing Counter-Radicalism in Muslim Communities
3/2/09 - 3/3/09 Holy Sites and Holy War in the Middle East
1/5/09 - 1/7/09 Religious Freedom, Pluralism, and Secularisms
7/6/08 - 7/9/08 The History and Politics of Secularism
4/10/08 - 4/11/08 What Do We Mean When We Say We Want Peace?
2/1/08 What is Religious Violence?
10/12/07 Religion, Violence, and America: From Jeremiad to Jihad
3/23/07 Religion, the Secular and Democracy: Competing Narratives, Alternative Models
1/22/06 - 1/23/06 Conflicts at the Interface of Religion and Science
11/6/05 - 11/7/05 Judaism and the Phenomenon of Life: The Legacy of Hans Jonas
4/18/05 Are Humans Changing Human Nature; If So, Should They?
10/14/04 - 10/15/04 Religion and Conflict in Asia: Disrupting Violence
4/23/04 Conflicts at the Border of Religions and the Secular: Alternative Modernities
4/29/03 - 4/30/03 Faces and Voices of Islam in the Modern World