Gail Presbey


VIDEOS – Presentations

Guest lecture, African Philosophy Conversations series for Prof. Bruce B. Janz course in African philosophy, University of Central Florida, Feb. 3, 2022.

I present a paper on  “Exploring an Historical Example of Nonviolent Revolution: Ghana’s Independence,” as part of a panel addressing the theme, “Theories of (Non) violent revolution: Black liberation,” with Anthony Neal. Oxford Public Philosophy, invited by People for Womxn* in Philosophy and Oxford PPE Society, hosted by Susmita Dave and Emma Weitzmann. Recorded Feb. 18, 2021, Posted on March 2, 2021.

Presented a talk (via Zoom) “Historical Background for the Causes of Central American Migration,” for Our Mother of Perpetual Help and Christ Our Light Parishes, MI, July, 2020.

Presented a talk (via Zoom) on “The History of U.S. Policy with Central America” for a program, “The Immigration Crisis and our Faith,” sponsored by Alianza Americas, Strangers No Longer – Michigan and CLASA, June 2020.

Week-long course on African History, six sessions, July 6-11, 2015, Great Huts, Port Antonio, Jamaica. Find radio interview about the course with “Sista P” (Pauline Petinaud) of “Spiritual Vibrations” show, STYLESFM radio, July 9, 2015,

Public lecture in honor of World Philosophy Day, “Revolution and/or Evolution? Grace Lee Boggs’ Sustainable Activism for Detroit,” University of Windsor Philosophy Department and Philosophical Association of Windsor event held at Phog Lounge, Windsor, November 2012.

Video related to our book, R. Greg Moses and Gail M. Presbey (Eds.), Peace Philosophy and Public Life:  Commitments, Crises, and Concepts for Engaged Thinking, Value Inquiry Book Series, vol. 268, Rodopi Publishers, 2014.

While the above videos feature Presbey’s lectures, you can visit these University you tube channels to see Dr. Presbey hosting speakers addressing important topics of peace and justice, and environmental issues in Latin America, Africa, and globally.

Carney Latin American Solidarity Archive you tube channel

Great Lakes Bioneers Detroit you tube channel