Date(s) - 04/11/2015
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Co-sponsored by SFU’s J.S. Woodsworth Chair in the Humanities, The African Great Lakes Networking Foundation, & Siraat
Heribert Adam is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at SFU. He is currently teaching at Graduate Liberal Studies. He was born in Germany and educated at Frankfurt School of Critical Theory, with T. W. Adorno and J. Habermas as PhD (1965) mentors. He specializes in comparative ethno-nationalism, immigration, and multiculturalism, democratic governance, human rights and security, peacemaking, and transitional justice and politics of memory, particularly truth and reconciliation commissions. Countries of expertise: Southern Africa, Israel/Palestine, Canada, and Germany.