Conflict and Peace Initiative Lecture: Galvanizing Social Justice through Comics
The Conflict and Peace Initiative was launched in the fall of 2016 and is funded by the International Institute Enterprise Fund. Its focus is to build a cross-disciplinary approach to peace and conflict studies that engages, challenges, and inspires new audiences.
Additional support for this event is provided by: Department of Near Eastern Studies; Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies; Art, Architecture, and Engineering Library; Global Scholars Program; Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs; Community Action Social Change; Arab and Muslim American Studies; Department of English Language and Literature; Department of Sociology; Department of Political Science; Department of Anthropology; Helen Zell Writers' Program; Donia Human Rights Center; Center for World Performance Studies; Program in International and Comparative Studies; Islamic Studies Program; Office of Academic Multicultural Initiatives; Center for Global and Intercultural Study; Center for Middle Eastern and North African Studies; Interfaith Council for Peace and Justice; Center for International & Comparative Law; Department of Comparative Literature; Judaic Studies; Transnational Comics Workshop; Department of Political Science; University Library; and Prison Creative Arts Project.
International Institute Programming
The International Institute’s centers sponsor numerous conferences, lectures, exhibits, and cultural performances throughout the year. These events are designed to educate the university community and the public about global issues and inspire discussion and dialogue.
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