Coexistence Program director takes role with peace organization

June 17, 2008

Cynthia Cohen, executive director of the Coexistence Program, has been appointed as the co-convenor of the Peace and Arts Commission of the International Peace Research Association (IPRA).  In July, she will moderate a panel on performing and peacebuilding at IPRA's conference and give two papers: one called "Music: A Universal Language?" and the other on community radio, democracy, and peacebuilding in Palestine. She teaches the graduate course "The Arts of Building Peace," next offered in spring 2009.