Anniversary Conference -
20 September 2014
10.00 – 17.00
National Opera & Ballet, Amsterdam
War and Peace
‘We would do better to deal with the dangers in the world than to run away from them.’
During the Nexus Conference ‘War and Peace’, Jean-Marie Guéhenno, William Fallon, Lilia Shevtsova, Paul Wolfowitz, Masafumi Ishii, James Rubin and Dan Diner discuss the topic ‘war’.
Tamar Halperin performs Alessandro Marcello’s ‘Adagio’ from Oboe Concerto in D, arranged for solo keyboard by J.S. Bach.
Robert Cooper: ‘The natural state of man is to fight. War is therefore the natural condition. Peace requires continuous work and is an enormous victory.’
Lila Azam Zanganeh