Duke Divnity School Conference

Conference Logo Toward a Moral Consensus Against Torture
A Gathering of Students, Clergy, People of Conscience, and People of Faith

March 25-26, 2011 at Duke Divinity School
See the full schedule and registration.

NRCAT is pleased to co-sponsor this conference hosted by Duke Divinity School and co-sponsored by the Duke Human Rights Center and the North Carolina Council of Churches.

Speakers will include: 

  • Brig. Gen. (ret.) Stephen Xenakis, a Psychiatrist active in anti-torture efforts
  • Scott Horton, Contributing Editor of Harper’s Magazine
  • Amy Fettig, Staff Attorney with the American Civil Liberties Union National Prison Project
  • Dr. George Hunsinger, Hazel Thompson McCord Professor of Systematic Theology at Princeton Theological Seminary and Founder of the National Religious Campaign Against Torture
  • Dr. Ingrid Mattson, Director of the Macdonald Center for the Study of Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations at Hartford Seminary and Immediate Past President of the Islamic Society of North America
  • Rev. Richard Cizik, President of the New Evangelical Partnership for the Common Good
  • David Gushee, Distinguished Professor at Mercer University and chair of the Board of the New Evangelical Partnership for the Common Good
  • Linda Gustitus, President of the National Religious Campaign Against Torture
  • Robin Kirk, Executive Director, Duke Human Rights Center
  • Abdullah Antepli, Muslim Chaplain at Duke University and Adjunct Faculty of Islamic Studies at Duke Divinity School
  • Christina Cowger, Coordinator of North Carolina Stop Torture Now
  • David LaMotte, Program Associate for Peace with the North Carolina Council of Churches

The registration fee is $10 for students and $35 for non-students. The fee includes two meals and also snacks on Saturday morning. Click here for registration.

Registration, schedule and more information at: http://divinity.duke.edu/moral-consensus-against-torture

Join the Facebook page for the gathering: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Toward-A-Moral-Consensus-Against-Torture/180555545298737

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