2009 Ghandi King Conference
The Gandhi-King Conference on Peacemaking is a three day conference bringing together modern visionaries on nonviolence and social change with community leaders, activists, academics and organizers to train, learn, plan and organize to create a culture of liberation and justice for all. Speakers, workshops, working groups, panel discussions, paper presentations, and performance will help create this open environment of learning and action.
2009 Speakers Include:
Rev. CT Vivian, lifelong civil rights activist
Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Mubarak Awad, Nonviolence InternationalBarbara Love, United to End Racism
Rudy Balles, PeaceJam Foundation
Michael Nagler, Metta Center
****Proposals are still being accepted until July 1. Visit our website to read the Call and to submit proposals online.****
The 2009 Youth Conference, aimed at high school students, will be our most exciting yet, as we partner with PeaceJam to bring students an innovative and interactive experience from which students will leave with concrete skills to immediately begin implementing nonviolence in their daily lives.
For more information, please visit our website, www.GandhiKingConference.org, or call (901)725-4990. Registration will open July 1. Please help spread the word!