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A world at peace with itself

  • Islamic Council of Victoria 372 Spencer Street West Melbourne Australia (map)

Elusive dream or achievable goal?

Join us at this public event on Remembrance Day, Sunday 11 November 2-5.15pm, to remember the past and reimagine the future.

Tickets

$10 Full / $5 Concession


Program

A reflection on Remembrance Day

Dr Anne Elvey, Member, Centre for Research in Religion and Social Policy, University of Divinity


Presentation

Australia: Dependent Middle Power or Global Citizen

Professor Allan Patience, University of Melbourne


Interactive Conversation on Australia’s Past & Future

Emeritus Professor Marilyn Lake, University of Melbourne

Mr Mohamed Mohideen, President, Islamic Council of Victoria


Poetry and Music

Harpist: Cath Connelly

Poets: Alex Skovron, Kevin Brophy and Anne M Carson


Introduction to landmark Conference
”A Just and Ecologically Sustainable Peace“
(23-24 April 2019)

Emeritus Professor Joseph Camilleri OAM, La Trobe University


On 11 November:

  • Remembrance Day in honour of those who died in WWI

  • 1854 – The Ballarat Reform League issued: A Manifesto of Democratic Rights and Freedoms

  • 1869 – Aboriginal Protection Act deprived Indigenous Australians of self-determination

  • 1880 – Ned Kelly was hanged

  • 1975 – Governor-General dismissed Prime Minister Gough Whitlam.


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This event is made possible by:

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Later Event: April 23
Earth @ Peace