News

New book brings intersectional, Marxist traditions into conversation

In her newly published book, “Marxism and Intersectionality,” Ashley Bohrer explores the connections between oppression and exploitation by drawing on the socioeconomic tradition of Marxism and intersectionality, the theory that the overlap of various social identities, such as race, gender, sexuality, and class, contributes to the ways systemic oppression and...

New book brings intersectional, Marxist traditions into conversation

‘Innovative’ Female-only Workshop Emphasizes Networking, Community

Nearly two dozen female scholars who study violence gathered last month at a workshop at the University of Notre Dame to talk about the challenges they face – both in terms of conducting research in often-dangerous situations, and in getting recognition and funding for their work in the male-dominated world...

‘Innovative’ Female-only Workshop Emphasizes Networking, Community

Events

Reparations and Reconciliation at Notre Dame: Opening and Framing the Discussion

The Mediation Program of the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies hosts a panel discussion on reparation and reconciliation at Notre Dame and beyond. The panelists will include diverse speakers from the university and the South Bend community, with ample opportunity for audience participation.The discussion will explore the requirements for...

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Carey Auditorium, Hesburgh Library

Reparations and Reconciliation at Notre Dame: Opening and Framing the Discussion

Book Launch for Emilia Justyna Powell

Powell will discuss her new book "Islamic Law and International Law: Peaceful Resolution of Disputes."

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1030 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Book Launch for Emilia Justyna Powell

Border Anxieties in a Globalizing World

Professor Beth Simmons leads the Borders and Boundaries Project at Perry World House at the University of Pennsylvania. The project includes several research teams studying border politics across a variety of research areas.

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1030 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Border Anxieties in a Globalizing World

Alumni Peacebuilders

Shamsia Ramadan, M.A. ’10

Shamsia Ramadan

 Shamsia Ramadan is Program Manager for Catholic Relief Services’ (CRS) Capacity for Inter-religious Community Action, an organization working in six African countries to help communities deal with conflicts.

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P. Carl, M.A. ’90

P.  Carl

P. Carl has spent his career exploring the power of story and the arts to create policy, to facilitate dialogue, and to transform people and systems. As a longtime artistic director and theater advocate, now a nonfiction writer and Distinguished Artist in Residence at Emerson College in Boston, Carl has come to see the theater as an important medium for peacebuilding work.

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