Launch of the Fethullah Gulen Chair
The Fethullah Gülen Chair in the Study of Islam and Muslim-Catholic Relations was launched during an event, held on 23 November 2007, in the presence of Professor David de Kretser AC, Governor of Victoria.
The launch attracted an audience of over seven hundred including Government officials, politicians, academics from various universities and a group of international guests consisting of politicians, media officials, religious leaders, writers, businessmen and academics.
More about the Fethullah Gülen Chair in the Study of Islam and Muslim-Catholic Relations:
- Messages of support for the Chair (PDF, 1094KB)
- Fethullah Gülen & Pope John II: Two frontrunners for peace by Thomas Michel S.J. as published in Dialogue Asia-Pacific, Issue 14, Oct-Dec 2007, pp. 6-8 (PDF, 72KB)
- Fethullah Gülen : Contributions to Global Peace and the Inter-religious Dialogue, paper read at the launch by Professor Greg Barton from Monash University (PDF, 30KB)
Speeches presented at the launch event of the Chair by: