The Hope for Humanism


Within the West, Beyond the West (Day 2)

søndag 30. mai 2010, kl. 09:30

Sal: Wergeland

Arrangør: Fritt Ord og The New York Review of Books

Inngang: Gratis


09.30 Arrival and Registration

10.00 Keynote Address 
Shirin Ebadi: ‘The Role of Women in Promoting Peace in the Middle East’
Chair and Introduction: Geir Lundestad

11.00 Break 

11.30 The West and the Islamic Middle East: Coexistence or Confrontation?
Haleh Esfandiari: ‘Iran’s Tangled Vision of the West’
Tom Segev: ‘Israel in the Middle East: Beyond Obama and Nethanyahu’
Max Rodenbeck: ‘Middle East Mirrors: What ‘They’ Reveal about ‘Us»
Chair: Jan Egeland

13.00 Lunch Break 

14.30 Human Rights: Within the West, Beyond the West 
Jonas Gahr Støre: ‘Human Rights – Empowerment for Change’
Ronald Dworkin
Timothy Garton Ash: ‘Beyond the West’
Chair: Robert Silvers

16.00 Reception

Programme day 1

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Kontakt: Hanne Vorland, Fritt Ord, tel. 23 01 46 40