Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Gandhi/King Peace Conference in Memphis This Week

Posted By on Tue, Oct 23, 2007 at 4:00 AM

This weekend, October 26-27, Christian Brothers University will be hosting the 2007 Gandhi-King Conference on Peacemaking.

Based on the theme, "Building the Beloved Community," the conference will explore nonviolent means to achieve lasting peace within ourselves, our communities, and our world.

Attendees from over 25 states and 12 countries and 300 mid-south high school students are expected. Naomi Tutu, Gwendolyn Zoharah Simmons, Barry Gan, Father Simon Harak, and Rosa Clemente have been confirmed as speakers. There will be a Friday evening reception and performance event in downtown Memphis.

To register and get more info, visit the conference's website or call 901.725.4990.

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