The Battle for History: Israeli and Palestinian Narratives in War and Peacemaking - LIB100/201 Approved!
Date and TimeThursday, November 7, 2013
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
- Kirkhof Center » RM 2215/2216
Gershom Gorenberg is a senior correspondent for The American Prospect, and has written for The Atlantic Monthly, The New York Times Magazine, The New York Review of Books, Foreign Policy and in Hebrew for Ha’aretz. He lives in Jerusalem. He has been a visiting professor at the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism and will return to Columbia in the spring of 2014.
His most recent book, The Unmaking of Israel (Harper Collins 2011), is a provocative examination of Israeli history that describes the crisis of Israeli democracy and lays out a vision for the country's future.
This lecture will take a deeper analysis on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, exploring how national narratives play into creating conflicts and finding conflict resolutions.
Co-sponsored by Peace M.E.ans and the Middle East Studies Department. Visit us on Facebook or Orgsync.