Upcoming: Campion hosts conference on masculinities and mass atrocities

Campion Hall looks forward to welcoming a diverse and international group of scholars for a conference on masculinity and mass atrocities. Conveners Professor Björn Krondorfer of Northern Arizona University (USA) and Professor Carol Rittner of Stockton University (USA) will lead ten different experts from the fields of theology, sociology, politics, and gender studies in wide-ranging discussions about the role of gender in the instances of mass violence. 

Under the title "Thinking Critically About Masculinities in Mass Atrocity Crimes", the conference will take place over four days at Campion Hall and touch on the various methodological, conceptual, and pedagogical challenges inherent to thinking through such complex questions. 

Conference participants come from the United States, Ireland, Hungary, Uganda, England, Belgium, and the Netherlands.