You are invited to attend the Annual Gus Dur Memorial Lecture 2016.
“Empowering Muslim: Youth, Women and Islamic Schools against Radicalism”
When: Saturday, December 10 at 11AM – 4:30PM
Where: Room H3 Lecture Theatre, Robert Menzies Building, 20 Chancellors Walk, Monash University, Clayton
Radicalism is a contemporary threat to mankind. A number of radical actions such as terrorism and bombings are claimed in the name of religion and jihad. How could we prevent them?
Let’s join the Annual Gus Dur Memorial Lecture 2016 to discuss ideas and legacy of the late KH. Abdurrahman Wahid (Gus Dur) in strengthening the role of Muslims in fighting against radicalism, particularly by empowering young people, women, and Islamic school roles.
Event and Keynote Speakers:
1. Public lecture with Dr. H.C. KH. Ahmad Hasyim Muzadi (Presidential Advisory Council Member and former Chairman of the NU)
2. Panel discussion with:
> Prof. Greg Barton (Research Professor and Chair of Global Islamic Politics, Deakin University)
> Dr. Dina Afrianty (Post-Doctoral Fellow, IPRS, Australian Catholic University)
> Agus Mutohar (PhD candidate, Faculty of Education, Monash University)
Please send your RSVP response in advance to +61 406 721 089 (phone/SMS/WhatsApp) or https://goo.gl/T2viLX (Eventbrite) for seating arrangement and catering purpose.
Thank you very much, and we look forward to your confirmed participation.