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Arts and Sciences Dean's Lecture Series: John Paul Lederach
Thursday, April 11, 2013
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM
Fromm Hall 120 - Xavier Auditorium
Events and Lectures
Locsin, Maria Luisa
College of Arts and Sciences
2013 Dean's Lecture Series
The Moral Imagination - When Art and Soul Meet Education and Politics
A lecture by John Paul Lederach
April 11, 2013
5:00pm, Reception, Maraschi Room
5:45pm, Lecture, Xavier Hall
John Paul Lederach
is Professor of Practice for International Peacebuilding with the Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame. He works as a practitioner-scholar, providing facilitation, mediation and training/education, with extensive experience at national and community levels in North and Latin America, Africa, Southeast and Central Asia. Widely known for the development of culturally appropriate approaches to conflict transformation and the design and implementation of strategic approaches to peacebuilding his approach has focused on innovations for building constructive change in settings experiencing extensive violence and deep rooted-conflict. Author of 20 books and manuals, including
Building Peace: Sustainable Reconciliation in Divided Societies
(US Institute of Peace Press),
The Little Book of Conflict Transformation
The Moral Imagination: The Art and Soul of Building Peace
(Oxford University Press), and his most recent with daughter Angela Jill,
When Blood and Bones Cry Out: Journeys through the Soundscape of Healing and Reconciliation
(Queensland University Press and Oxford University Press).
For more information, please contact the Dean's Office at x5939.
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