Past Event

Faithful Responses to Climate Emergency: Acting In Hope
Nov 14-2019

Faithful Responses to Climate Emergency: Acting In Hope

Event Description Assoc. Prof Mehmet Ozalp and Thea Ormerod will discuss: “Faithful Responses to Climate Emergency: Acting in Hope” They would be able to discuss the below through the facilitator Assoc. Prof Clive Pearson:  Faced with talk of climate emergency, extinction rebellion, where are we to find hope? How can the wider public be motivated? […]

Affinity Intercultural Foundation
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What is a journalist and are they still of any use? A crisis for professional journalism!
Sep 10-2019

What is a journalist and are they still of any use? A crisis for professional journalism!

Event Description Prof Monica Attard and Prof Peter Fray will talk about “What is a journalist and are they still of any use? A crisis for professional journalism” in the current environment. They would be able to discuss the below through the facilitator Ros Lawson : how and why definitions are changing how journalists are valued and how this is […]

Affinity Intercultural Foundation
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The Sultan & The Saint- 800th Anniversary Special Screening
Sep 5-2019

The Sultan & The Saint- 800th Anniversary Special Screening

During the Crusades, Saint Francis of Assisi risked his life by walking across enemy lines to meet the Sultan of Egypt, the Muslim ruler Malik al-Kamil. This remarkable encounter and the commitment to peace of the two men behind it sucked the venom out of the Crusades and changed the relationship between Muslims and Christians […]

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A Christian’s Perspective on The Islamic Notion of Service
Aug 27-2019

A Christian’s Perspective on The Islamic Notion of Service

The conversation provides a Christian’s perspective on a notion that both Christianity and Islam encourage – Service. Just like in Christianity, Islam places enormous emphasis on personal and collective development through education, welfare, social enterprise & dialogue. It effuses a principle to offer service to anyone irrespective of an individual’s faith, ethnicity or ideology. However, […]

Pioneer House
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Fake News,  Propaganda  & Politics
Jul 30-2019

Fake News, Propaganda & Politics

Join us on Tuesday, 30 July for Affinity Evening Conversation Lecture with Dr Anna Broinowski, Filmmaker, Author and Lecturer in Screen Arts at the University of Sydney as she discusses the Fake News, Propaganda and Politics’. Light dinner will be served at 6:00pm. The conversation will begin at 6:30pm. Event Description: Dr Anna Broinowski will discuss North […]

Affinity Intercultural Foundation
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