Balfour Declaration centenary 2017: Towards constructive commemoration
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Balfour Declaration centenary 2017: Towards constructive commemoration

Balfour Declaration centenary 2017: Towards constructive commemoration

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Balfour Declaration Centenary, 2017: towards constructive commemoration


Oct 1st 2016 Senate Room, Liverpool Hope University- L16 9JD a conference to explore ways in which the centenary of the Balfour Declaration could be commemorated

The day starts at 10.00hrs finishing at 16.00hrs.

The ticket price includes lunch and coffee/tea. It will also include a copy of the Companion Guide to our film which currently retails at £10

Here is the outline provisional program:.

Chair: The Very Revd Nicholas Frayling

Balfour Project vision: Professor Mary Grey

Film,  Britain in Palestine,  1917-1948

Plenary discussion on the film

Speakers will include:

Dr Peter Shambrook Palestine during the British Mandate:  Competing Narratives, Creative Commemoration

John Bond, OAM, former Secretary of the Australian Journey of Healing: How could civil society mark the centenary of the Balfour Declaration?

Photographer - Judah Passow will screen a short presentation about his Promised Lands project, which looks at the conflicting identities of Israel’s Arab citizens.

Plenary discussions on how to mark the centenary of the Balfour Declaration with a panel including  the main speakers, Professor Liz Harris  formerly Department of Theology, Philosophy and Religious Studies, Liverpool Hope University, Christine Elliott Director of World Church Programmes, Churches Together in Britain and Ireland , and  Judah Passow.

The exhibition Britain in Palestine, Balfour's Legacy, which the Balfour Project was invited to present in the Scottish Parliament last year, will also be on display.

For more details see the Balfour Project web site

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