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I am available to deliver public presentations or to speak at workshops, seminars, conferences, university courses, or briefings.

Sample topics include:

  • How civil resistance works and its impact throughout history
  • Strategic planning, organizing and mobilization of grassroots movements
  • Effective forms of support for civil resistance movements in the US or abroad
  • Presentations to undergraduate and graduate students about the theory and dynamics of nonviolent conflict, as well as a variety of research areas in the field
  • Presentations for and consultations with professors, lecturers and other educators about curriculum development and resources available in the field of nonviolent conflict

Contact me about rates and scheduling.  You can also see some of my presentations and interviews on my website.

Selected Presentation and Guest Lecturing Venues*:

Alliance for Peacebuilding annual conference (2017, 2018)
American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies annual conference (2009)
American University
Amherst College
Australian Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, Queensland University
Cambridge University (England)
Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Sydney (Australia)
Center for Victims of Torture, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Central Connecticut State University (2010-2014)
Central European University
Chautauqua Institution
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Colorado College
Community of Democracies
Council on Foreign Relations
Creighton University
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Dartmouth College
European Humanities University (Lithuania)
Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales (FLACSO) (Ecuador) (2018, 2019)
Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University (2006-2016)
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Frontiers of Democracy conference, Tufts University (2017, 2018)
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George Mason University
Georgetown University (2013, 2015, 2018)
Georgia Institute of Technology
Golden West College

Harvard University (2011, 2013, 2017)
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International Peace Research Association Annual Conference (2006)
International Summit on Conflict Resolution Education (2011, 2014, 2015)
The James Lawson Institute
James Madison University
Kadir Has University (Turkey)
Middlebury College
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Monterey Institute for International Studies
New York University
Oberlin College (2007, 2012)
Peace Research Institute of Oslo (Norway)
Portland State University
School for Authentic Journalism (Mexico)
Sonoma State University
Stanford University (2010, 2011, 2015)
Swarthmore College
United States Institute of Peace (2013, 2014, 2017, 2019)
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University of Amsterdam
University of Basque Country (Spain)
University of Chicago
University of Denver (2016, 2017)
University of Deusto (Spain)
University of Michigan (Ann Arbor)
University of San Francisco
University of Sarajevo (Bosnia)
University of St. Andrews (Scotland)
University of Toronto
Virginia Polytechnic Institute (Virginia Tech) (2010, 2017)
Wesleyan University
The 23rd Session of the Youth Assembly (2019)

* Note: Videos of some of these presentations are available for viewing here.

Selected Presentation and Guest Lecturing Venues*:

American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies annual conference (2009)
American University
Amherst College
Australian Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, Queensland University
Cambridge University (England)
Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Sydney (Australia)
Center for Victims of Torture, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Central Connecticut State University (2010-2014)
Central European University
Chautauqua Institution
Watch presentation
Read related article
Colorado College
Community of Democracies
Council on Foreign Relations
Dartmouth College
European Humanities University (Lithuania)
Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales (FLACSO) (Ecuador) (2018, 2019)
Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University (2006-2016)
Watch presentation
Frontiers of Democracy conference, Tufts University (2017, 2018)
Watch presentation
George Mason University
Georgetown University (2013, 2015, 2018)
Georgia Institute of Technology
Golden West College
Harvard University (2011, 2013, 2017)
Read related article
International Peace Research Association Annual Conference (2006)
International Summit on Conflict Resolution Education (2011, 2014, 2015)
The James Lawson Institute
James Madison University
Kadir Has University (Turkey)
Middlebury College
Read related article
Monterey Institute for International Studies
New York University
Oberlin College (2007, 2012)
Peace Research Institute of Oslo (Norway)
Portland State University
School for Authentic Journalism (Mexico)
Sonoma State University
Stanford University (2010, 2011, 2015)
Swarthmore College
United States Institute of Peace (2013, 2014, 2017, 2019)
Watch presentation
University of Amsterdam
University of Basque Country (Spain)
University of Chicago
University of Denver (2016, 2017)
University of Deusto (Spain)
University of Michigan (Ann Arbor)
University of San Francisco
University of Sarajevo (Bosnia)
University of St. Andrews (Scotland)
University of Toronto
Virginia Polytechnic Institute (Virginia Tech) (2010, 2017)
Wesleyan University

* Note: Videos of some of these presentations are available for viewing here.