gary mason

Insights from a long war and a fragile peace: An Evening with Gary Mason

April 5, 2022 | 5pm  | Swift Lecture Hall (3rd floor) | Livestream 

Join us for an evening with Gary Mason in conversation with Brie Loskota, Executive Director of the Martin Marty Center for the Public Understanding of Religion. 

This event will be livestreamed and recorded for future viewing as well as being presented in person. 

Join us as we welcome Rev. Dr. Gary Mason, the founder of Rethinking Conflict. Rev. Dr. Mason spent 28 years as a Methodist minister in Belfast and was involved in bringing peace to Northern Ireland. He has been and continues to be a close advisor to Protestant ex-combatants on the civilianization efforts of paramilitaries. He is a Senior Research Fellow at the Kennedy Institute for Conflict Intervention at Maynooth University in Ireland and an adjunct Professor at the Candler School of Theology at Emory University in Atlanta. 

This program is sponsored by The Martin Marty Center for the Public Understanding of Religion, the John C. and Jane Colman Program in the Craft of Teaching, Leadership, and Service, and the Undergraduate Program in Religious Studies.