War and Peace in Our Times: Mormon Perspectives Conference
Claremont Graduate University
March 18–19, 2011
Under the sponsorship of The LDS Council on Mormon Studies and the Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame
The program will address the critical issues of war and peace from a variety of Mormon perspectives. Elder Lance Wickman, former member of the First Quorum of Seventy and a Vietnam veteran, will deliver the keynote address on Friday evening, March 18.
Complimentary dinners and lunches will be provided for those who register by March 11. Register by emailing information to: . Please include your name, email address, institution or place of residence, and whether you want dinner, lunch, or both.
(Subject to Change)
Friday, March 18
Albrecht Auditorium, Claremont Graduate University, 945 Dartmouth Ave, Claremont Calif.
Session 1 — The Book of Mormon, I
Session 2 — The Book of Mormon, II
|4:00–4:30||Plenary Discussions of Sessions 1 & 2|
Session 3 — Doctrine & Covenants 98
Hampton Room, Scripps College, 1030 Columbia Ave., Claremont, Calif.
Keynote Speaker — Elder Lance B. Wickman
Emeritus General Authority and decorated Army veteran
Saturday, March 19
Balch Auditorium, Scripps College, 1030 Columbia Ave., Claremont, Calif.
Session 4 — Historical Perspectives
|10:30–11:15||Session 5 — In Defense of Peace
A panel discussion led by Eric Jensen and Kerry Kartchner
Session 6 — Prominent Voices
View and discuss film Trouble in Zion
Session 7 — News from the Front
Session 8 — International Perspectives
|5:45–6:30||Closing Plenary Session
with introductory comments by Kerry Kartchner, Richard Bushman, and Patrick Mason