Free Public Forums at Interfaith Summer Institute: Jasmin Zine and Robert Jensen
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Subject: Jasmin Zine and Robert Jensen - Free Public Forums at Interfaith Summer Institute Date: Fri, 01 Aug 2008 15:27:24 -0700 From: Interfaith Summer Institute <inter_faith@...> Reply-To: Interfaith Summer Institute <inter_faith@...> Organization: Simon Fraser University To: <consult-interfaith@...>;<delegate-interfaith@...>; <van-interfaith@...>
*Free Forums at the Interfaith Summer Institute, SFU Harbour Centre*
The Perfect Storm of Inequality: Sexism, Racism, and Economic Exploitation in Contemporary Pornography
August 12 | 7 PM - 9:30 PM at SFU Harbour Centre, 515 West Hastings Street, Vancouver
Robert Jensen will report on 20 years of research on the pornography industry and men's use of pornography. Drawing on hundreds of formal interviews and informal discussions with men, Jensen will explore strategies for reaching men through this issue in ways that can open doors to a larger discussion of sex and violence.
Muslim Youth and the Racial Politics of the Home Grown War on Terror
August 14 | 7 PM 9 PM at SFU Harbour Centre, 515 West Hastings Street, Vancouver
**At the beginning of this evening there will be an acknowledgement of Usamah Ansari, the 2007 Coordinator of the Interfaith Summer Institute, who passed away in April of this year.
The Interfaith Summer Institute for Justice, Peace and Social Movements brings together faith-based activists and community leaders from around the world to explore the interconnections between religion, spirituality, violence, conflict transformation, and just peace. For more information, including instructor bios, course outlines and registration see www.interfaithjustpeace.org or phone 778.782.5769.
Interfaith Summer Institute for Justice, Peace and Social Movements
Institute for the Humanities
Simon Fraser University
8888 University Drive, Burnaby British Columbia