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Tag: sexual violence

  • Confronting War Crimes in the Middle East and Africa

    Confronting War Crimes in the Middle East and Africa A conversation with Sofia Candeias, international lawyer and member of the United Nations Team of Experts on Sexual Violence and the Rule of Law Friday, February 17th, 2017 4:30 pm Kohlberg 115 Come listen to intimate reflections of those working on the front lines of today’s conflict and…

  • Press Release for Tombs lecture on the Cross and Sexualized Violence

    The Scandal of the Cross: Sexualised Violence, Silence and Crucifixion SWARTHMORE – 20 November, 2013 – How contemporary reports of torture and sexualised violence can offer new understanding of the crucifixion will be explored at a public talk at Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania on Wednesday, November 20th, 2013  at 4:15 p.m. in the Scheuer Room of…

  • Sexualized Violence, Silence, and Crucifixion

    The Scandal of the Cross: Sexualized Violence, Silence, and Crucifixion Prof. David Tombs Trinity College Dublin 4:15 p.m., Wednesday, November 20, 2013 Scheuer Room, Kohlberg Hall, Swarthmore College Download a flyer Directions to campus St. Paul’s description of the cross as ‘a scandal’ (1 Cor. 1.23) is widely known. Christians around the world are familiar with…

  • Women in War Zones: Sexual Violence in the Congo

    Women in War Zones: Sexual Violence in the Congo Thursday, November 10, 2011 7:00 p.m. Scheuer Room at Swarthmore College (maps and directions) photo by Julien Harneis (CC license via flickr) Women in War Zones International is a group of women dedicated to telling personal stories of women in areas of conflict around the world…