Religion and Democratic Pluralism: The Indonesian Model

Event time: 
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 4:30pm
Institution for Social and Policy Studies (ISPS), Room A002 See map
77 Prospect St.
New Haven, CT 06511
Event description: 

Religion and Democratic Pluralism: The Indonesian Model. A panel discussion featuring Ambassador Jakob Tobing, President of Leimena Institute and former Ambassador to South Korea; Alwi Shihab, President of Indonesia’s Special Envoy for Middle East and OIC Countries; M. Amin Abdullah, Professor of Philosophy and Islamic Studies, State Islamic University, Yogyakarta; Advisor to the Sultan of Yogyakarta; Azyumardi Azra, CBE, Professor of History, State Islamic University in Jakarta, Special Staff to the Vice President of the Republic of Indonesia. Moderated by Lamin Sanneh, Yale University. This event is sponsored by the Project on Religious Freedom & Society in Africa, Council on Southeast Asia Studies, and Council on African Studies at the MacMillan Center. Room A002, ISPS, 77 Prospect Street.