Peace Studies at ASU:

Events: Conferences



Conference Details:


NOV 2019

Peace with the Other

November 7-8, 2019
West Hall, Room 135, ASU Tempe Campus

  • Angela Banks, Arizona State University
  • Alexander Avina, Arizona State University
  • Madelaine Adelman, Arizona State University
  • Amit R. Baishya, University of Oklahoma
  • Gaymon Bennett, Arizona State University
  • Camille Burge, Villanova University
  • Kathryn Cassidy, Northumbria University Newcastle
  • Francesco Della Puppa, Ca’ Foscari University in Venice
  • Tracy Fessenden, Arizona State University
  • Greta Gaard, University of Wisconsin River Falls
  • Timothy Grose, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Indiana
  • Chad Haines, Arizona State University
  • Anouar Majid, University of New England
  • Sofian Merabet, The University of Texas at Austin
  • Frederic Neyrat, University of Wisconsin-Madison 
  • Yasmin Saikia, Arizona State University
  • David Tabb Stewart, California State University, Long Beach

FEB 2018

Imagining Peace in Conflict

February 27, 2018
West Hall, Room 135, ASU Tempe Campus

  • William Miles, Northeastern University
  • Toyin Falola, University of Texas at Austin
  • Raphael Chijioke Njoku, Idaho State University
  • Chitralekha Zutshi, College of William and Mary
  • Haley Duschinski, Ohio University
  • Ather Zia, University of Northern Colorado
  • Chad Haines, Arizona State University
  • Rebecca Stein, Duke University
  • Magid Shihade, Birzeit University
  • Paul Beran, Northeastern University
  • Azra Hromadžić, Syracuse University
  • Timothy J. White, Xavier University
  • Luc Reydams, University of Notre Dame

APR 2017

Migration, Refugees and Religious Perspectives

April 27-28, 2017
West Hall, Room 120, ASU Tempe Campus

  • Linell Cady, Arizona State University
  • Louise Cainkar, Marquette University
  • Evelyn Cruz, Arizona State University
  • Chad Haines, Arizona State University
  • Ahmet İçduygu, Koç University
  • Satvinder Juss, Kings College London
  • Peggy Levitt, Wellesley College
  • Julian Lim, Arizona State University
  • Anna O’Leary, University of Arizona
  • Yasmin Saikia, Arizona State University
  • Adam Sutcliffe, Kings College London
  • Claudia Tazreiter, University of New South Wales

APR 2015

People's Peace: Culture, Agency, Lived Experience

April 16-17, 2015
West Hall, Room 120, ASU Tempe Campus

  • Lisa Sowle Cahill, Boston University
  • David Cortright, Notre Dame University
  • Hamid Dabashi, Columbia University
  • Leslie Dwyer, George Mason University
  • Donald Fixico, Arizona State University
  • Joel Gereboff, Arizona State University
  • Charles Griswold, Boston University
  • Chad Haines, Arizona State University
  • Bruce Lawrence, Duke University
  • Amanda Izzo, Saint Louis University
  • Atalia Omer, Notre Dame University
  • Yasmin Saikia, Arizona State University
  • Stuart Barry Schwartz, Yale University
  • Jackie Smith, University of Pittsburgh
  • Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite, Chicago Theological Seminary

APR 2014

Contesting Visions of Peace

April 3, 2014
West Hall, Room 135, ASU Tempe Campus


  • Samuel MoynUniversity of Columbia
  • Ranabir SamaddarDirector of the Calcutta Research Group
  • Zillah EisensteinIthaca College
  • Amyn B. SajooSimon Fraser University

APR 2011

Living Conflicts in India, Pakistan, and Palestine:
Religion, Secularism and the Search for Peace

April 14, 2011
West Hall, Room 135, ASU Tempe Campus



  • Anand Patwardhan, filmmaker
  • Fazeelat Aslam, filmmaker
  • Furrukh Khan, filmmaker
  • Jim Hanon, filmmaker
  • Issam NassarIllinois State University

MAR 2011

Women, Islam and Peacebuilding

March 10-11, 2011
West Hall, Room 135, ASU Tempe Campus


  • Miriam Cooke, Duke University
  • Asna HusinAr-Raniry State Institute for Islamic Studies
  • Souad Ali, Arizona State University
  • Karim CrowInternational Institute of Advanced Islamic Studies Malaysia
  • Abdullah AntepliDuke Divinity School
  • Arzoo OsanlooUniversity of Washington
  • Shahla Talebi, Arizona State University
  • Elora Halim ChowdhuryUniversity of Massachusetts
  • S. Ayse Kadayifci-OrellanaAmerican University
  • Mukhtar MaiMukhtar Mai Women’s Welfare Organization
  • Richard C. MartinEmory University

APR 2008

What Do We Mean When We Say We Want Peace?

April 10, 2008
Great Hall, Armstrong Hall, ASU Tempe Campus

  • Ira Chernus, University of Colorado
  • Robert W. Hanning, Columbia
  • Diane Wolfthal, Rice University
  • Peter Suwarno, Arizona State University
  • Robert LaBarge, Arizona State University
  • Eugene Clay, Arizona State University
  • James Foard, Arizona State University
  • Miriam Elman, Syracuse University
  • Keith Miller, Arizona State University
  • Clark A. Miller, Arizona State University
  • Patricia Friedrich, Arizona State University