Public lecture

Pacifism and Nonviolence - Seminar 2 - The Cult of Violence in Politics

  • 29 April 2022 - 29 April 2022
  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Virtual IAS

As part of the IAS Spotlight Series - 'Pacifism and Nonviolence', This seminar will bring together a group of scholars to consider a variety of critiques of common rationalisations for violence and pacifist responses to it.

Featuring the following talks:

  • Prof Richard Jackson, Otago University (New Zealand) - Pacifism and the Cult of Violence in Counterterrorism
  • Prof Kimberly Hutchings, Queen Mary University of London (UK) - What is Peace Time
  • Dr Helen Dexter, University of Leicester (UK) - Deferred Pacifism
  • Prof Paul Rogers, University of Bradford (UK) - Systemic Ill-preparedness: The Cult of Violence in the Face of Climate Breakdown and Pandemics
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Kieran Teasdale
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