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  • Israel/Palestine Film Series – Fall Semester 2015

    The Peace and Conflict Studies program invites you to an Israel/Palestine Film Series this semester. All six screenings will be held on Wednesdays at 4:15pm in the Lang Performing Arts Center (LPAC) Cinema. (Directions) The screenings are open to the public and faculty, staff, administrators, students, and local community members are welcome to attend. A brief…

  • Screening of “The 5 Powers” film to celebrate the International Day of Peace

    Screening of “The 5 Powers” film to celebrate the International Day of Peace

    The 5 Powers A film about the transnational peace work of Thich Nhat Hanh, Sister Chan Khong, and Alfred Hassler. Thursday, September 18, 2014 7:00 – 8:45 p.m. Swarthmore College Lang Performing Arts Center Cinema (directions) OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Download a flyer and help advertise the event. Each year, we mark the International Day of Peace at…

  • How to Start a Revolution

    There are two local opportunities this week to screen and discuss the documentary “How to Start a Revolution” about Gene Sharp’s long career and groundbreaking work in developing the theory of nonviolent strategic action. Pendle Hill will show the film on July 1, 7:30-9:00 p.m. as part of its First Mondays series.  Professor Lee Smithey…

  • Bayard Rustin, Angelic Trouble Maker?

    Bayard Rustin, Angelic Trouble Maker? Film Screening of Brother Outsider Followed by discussion with Filmmaker Harold Weaver Tuesday, March 20, 2012 4:30 p.m. Science Center 199 Swarthmore College A master strategist and tireless activist, Bayard Rustin is best remembered as the organizer of the 1963 March on Washington, one of the largest nonviolent protests ever held in…

  • Nuremberg film screening

    NUREMBERG: ITS LESSON FOR TODAY (1948) The Schulberg/Waletzky Restoration One Screening Only! Monday, December 5, 2011 7:00 pm Lang Performing Arts Center Cinema (maps and directions) Special guest Sandra Schulberg (’71) – daughter of filmmaker Stuart Schulberg & producer of the restoration – will speak about the making of Nuremberg and its subsequent suppression in…

  • “Peace One Day” film screening on Sept. 21, International Peace Day

    What will you do to make peace on September 21, 2011, the International Day of Peace? Join the Lang Center for Civic and Social Responsibility and the Peace and Conflict Studies Program for a screening of “Peace One Day” followed by a moderated discussion with Profs. Jennifer Magee and Lee Smithey about the documentary and…