Senior Leader | Scholar | Author | Public Commentator

Selected Publications

Religious Peacebuilding since World War II, The Oxford Handbook on Peace History, 2022

Faux fear of religious rights has no substanceHerald Sun, 21 December 2021

The religious discrimination bill matters, because religion is worth protecting, ABC Religion and Ethics,  20 August, 2021

Surrendering rights for social causes is wrongHerald Sun, 11 March, 2021

The real clash is cultureDaily Telegraph, 5 February 2021​

Do you want an antagonistic society pitted against religious voices?Sydney Morning Herald, 10 October 2018

Protecting religious freedoms will not lead to discrimination, Sydney Morning Herald, 1 September 2018

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Denis Dragovic is a scholar in the field of religion and society. He completed his doctorate in political theology at the School of Divinity, University of St Andrews, and is a Senior Honorary Fellow at the University of Melbourne.


No Dancing follows the return journey of a former aid worker back to the site of three major humanitarian crises - South Sudan, Iraq and East Timor - in search of what happened to the people and projects.