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Peace & Conflict Studies Blog



  • Writeup: Nada Samih-Rotondo in Voices

    Cheng-Yen Wu covers last month’s book talk with Nada Samih-Rotondo for Swarthmore Voices. Read the writeup here.

  • Webinar: Bayard Rustin Legacy Forum

    Zoom event: register here It is our pleasure to partner with the BlackQuaker Project to present the 2024 Black Quaker Lives Matter Film Festival & Forum, which will take place on Zoom at 1pm EST on Saturday, February 24. This year’s event will focus on civil rights icon Bayard Rustin, whose life and legacy were […]

  • Dr. George Lopez: What Queries about Peace are Most Relevant Today?

    Join us in the Scheuer Room at 1.15 p.m. on Tuesday, February 6 as we extend a warm PCS welcome to Dr. George Lopez, who will share insights from his four decades of experience in peacebuilding and economic sanctions. Dr. Lopez has moved the hands on the Doomsday Clock at the head of the Bulletin […]

  • Book Talk: All Water Has Perfect Memory, a Palestinian-American memoir by Nada Samih-Rotondo

    Braving the winter chill as we gear up for the spring semester, please join PCS in giving a warm welcome to Palestinian-American author Nada Samih-Rotondo, who will be discussing her memoir All Water Has Perfect Memory in the Scheuer Room at 4.30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 30.