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Deadlock in Israel-Palestine: How to Imagine a Better Future? (Part Two)

The UCLA Y&S Nazarian Center for Israel Studies is partnering with the USC Casden Institute and the UCLA Luskin Center for History and Policy to proudly present an innovative series bringing together scholars, thinkers, and policymakers of different visions to reflect on the current impasse in Israel-Palestine and share proposals for the future.

Sunday, December 5, 2021
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM (Pacific Time)

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About the Program

Part Two in a series bringing together scholars, thinkers, and policymakers of different visions to reflect on the current impasse in Israel-Palestine and share proposals for the future. Part One of the virtual series will be held October 3, 2021.

 

About the Participants


Areej Sabbagh-Khoury is a Palestinian sociologist. She is an assistant professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Sabbagh-Khoury has published on settler colonialism, citizenship, indigeneity, collective memory, and political developments in Israeli and Palestinian societies. In addition to her teaching and publishing, Sabbagh-Khoury has served as a Research Associate, Academic Coordinator, and Board Member at Mada al-Carmel: The Arab Center for Applied Social Studies in Haifa.

Hussein Yusuf Kamal Ibish is a senior resident scholar at the Arab Gulf States Institute in Washington, D.C. A think tank dedicated to covering the "social economic, and political diversity of the Arab countries in the Persian Gulf region." He was a fellow at the former American Task Force on Palestine. Hussein Yusuf Kamal Ibish holds a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and is active in advocacy for Arab causes in the United States.

Julie E. Cooper is a political theorist and senior lecturer in the Political Science Department at Tel Aviv University. She previously served as an assistant professor of Political Science at the University of Chicago and Syracuse University. She is the author of Secular Powers: Humility in Modern Political Thought (2013). Dr. Cooper hold a Ph.D. in Rhetoric from the University of California, Berkeley.

Micah Goodman is an Israeli intellectual and author of Catch-67: The Left, the Right, and the Legacy of the Six-Day War, a 2017 book about the internal debate with Israel over the Israel-Palestinian conflict. Dr. Goodman is a research fellow of the Kogod Research Center at Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem.

DISCLAIMER: The views or opinions of our guest speakers and the content of their presentations do not necessarily reflect the views of the UCLA Younes and Soraya Nazarian Center for Israel Studies. Hosting speakers does not constitute an endorsement of the speaker's views or opinions. 



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Sponsor(s): Y&S Nazarian Center for Israel Studies, UCLA Luskin Center for History and Policy, USC Casden Institute