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“Faith, Freedom and Foreign Policy” Colloquium, 12 May


“Faith, Freedom and Foreign Policy: A Colloquium with the Fellows of the Transatlantic Academy”

Tuesday, 12 May 2015, 10am – 4pm, Balliol College, Old Common Room.

The Oxford Journal of Law and Religion and the Oxford Society for Law and Religion are running a colloquium on faith, freedom and foreign policy at Balliol College on Tuesday, 12th May. It features  excellent speakers and important topics, with a special one-hour session on problems of Orthodox Christianity in the European Union by one of the leading experts in the field.

The Colloquium features the following sessions:

Sarah Wolf (Queen Mary, University of London), Explaining the Religious Engagement Agenda in Transatlantic Foreign Policies: Insights from the MENA Region.

Nora Fisher Onar (University of Oxford), Through a Glass, Darkly: Turkey, Islam and the Transatlantic Alliance.

Lucian Leustean (Aston University), Between Byzantium and Brussels. Representing Orthodox Christianity in the European Union.

Anne Jenichen (University of Hamburg), A Transatlantic Religious Divide? Comparing EU and U.S. Responses to Violent Attacks on Religious Minorities.