Beyond Reductionism: Trans-Atlantic Perspectives on the Israel-Hamas War 2023
Co-hosted by the UFV’s Peace and Reconciliation Centre (Prof. Keith Carlson) and Utrecht University’s Conflict Studies and Human Rights Programme (Dr. Mario Fumerton)
A balanced, respectful, and impartial dialogue to present a contextualised, evidence-based analysis of the historical, political, and legal dimensions of the current Israel-Hamas conflict.
Featuring diverse scholars from Canada and the Netherlands:
• Simeon Paravantes (Utrecht)
• Steven Schroeder (UFV)
• Peter Malcontent (Utrecht)
• Edward Akuffo (UFV)
The symposium will highlight the ways that these events are being interpreted by scholars, as well as the pedagogical strategies faculty use to teach the Oct 7th conflict.
Speaker will additionally offer potential pathways for ending the violence.
This is a hybrid event. Registration required. Everyone welcome.