Talks and Events

Coming up!

Catch me at the following events and talks

April 30th Reception at the UN New York: Creating Safer Space

June 7th Peace Studies at 50: panel at Bradford University.

June 3rd: Climate and conflict, including the launch of ‘Windmills or warheads by Tim Wallis.

Past events and links to recorded talks:

  • Keynote: Network for Social Change 2023 Nonviolent action and protection
  • Guest for webinar Turning the Tide international online nonviolence course June 2019 and March 2020.
  • Feature published in Yorkshire Post and Yorkshire Evening Post. June 25th 2018. ‘Academic’s research considers unarmed approaches to keeping the peace’ Available online <>
  • Featured on Nonviolent Peaceforce website. May 7th 2018. ‘Highlighting a Fellow Advocate and NP Supporter, Dr Rachel Julian. Available online <>
  • Featured in Leeds Beckett Transform campaign 2018 <>
  • Invited public speaker nationally and internationally for over 10 years on nonviolence including ‘Taking Back Control, (Bradford), Leeds Activate, Organise, Educate, Peace News, Health Through Peace, Peace History, Sarajevo International Peace Conference, Festival of Ideas.
  • Founder and organiser of Annual Howard Clark Memorial Lecture on Nonviolence (started in 2017)
  • Co-organiser of Annual Leeds Peace Lecture (with Leeds City Council Peacelinks)
  • Founder of UCP Research Network. July 2016.
  • Organised an international 2 day workshop of academics and practitioners on Complexity and militarism. May 2015. Leeds Beckett University