Rev. Dr. Marcel Akiki

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Pedagogy

Lebanese University, Lebanon

“What needs to be emphasized here is the potent role of musicians who act as catalysts of peace and reconciliation. Their mediatory role enables continuing dialogue between groups in conflict.”

Chapter Title:

  • Music for Peace and Reconciliation from Lebanon

Rev. Dr. Marcel Akiki contributed a chapter to the book [un]Common Sounds: Songs of Peace and Reconciliation among Muslim and Christian communities. He was invited to participate because of his expertise and knowledge in related fields.