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Keynote by Reza Aslan

The opening reception features a keynote from an acclaimed author,...

Monday, 30 November 2009

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Press Release

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 1 - Pacifica Institute – The Gulen Movement,...

Tuesday, 11 August 2009

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Invitation to a conference on "East and West Encounters: The...

Friday, 29 May 2009

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Thanks to our sponsors, conference registration is free of charge....

Saturday, 18 April 2009

East and West encounters: The Gülen Movement

Office of Religious Life at the University of Southern California, Department of Theological Studies at the Loyola Marymount University, International Education Center, Santa Monica College, Department of Religious Studies at the Humboldt State University, Department of Religious Studies at Whittier College and Pacifica Institute are sponsoring a conference on the general theme of an encounter between “East” and “West” in the case of the Gülen Movement and the movement’s contributions to education, interfaith and intercultural dialogue, tolerance, and world peace.

To explore the appeal, meaning, and impact of Fethullah Gülen and the Gülen movement as exemplifying approaches to education, dialogue, and peace that transcend and mediate traditional distinctions between "East" and West".

Important Dates

July 15, 2009 - Abstract submission deadline

September 20, 2009 - Article submission deadline

November 1, 2009 - Revised article submission deadline

December 1, 2009 - Registration deadline 

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