The False Paradigm of Peace: Revisiting the Palestine Question
Vancouver, British Columbia, Saturday, May 05, 2012, 07:00 PM
Alice Mackay Room
Library Square Conference Centre
350 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, BC V6B 6B1
$10 students (with ID)
Tickets can be purchased at the door while supplies last (cash only.) You may also reserve a front-section seat by buying a ticket on-line in advance. To purchase tickets on-line, click here.
Local partners include Building Bridges Vancouver.
About Dr. Ilan Pappé and this lecture
In his lecture – The False Paradigm of Peace: Revisiting the Palestine Question – Dr. Pappé will talk about the reasons behind the decades of failed negotiations between Israelis and Palestinians, and discuss what the future has in hold for the Palestinians as a people.
Dr. Pappé is a professor at the College of Social Sciences and International Studies at the University of Exeter in the UK, as well as director of the university’s European Center for Palestine Studies and co-director of the Exeter Center for Ethno-Political Studies. He obtained his PhD in history from the University of Oxford.
Most notably, he is the author of The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine , as well as over a dozen other books on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
While living in Israel, Dr. Pappé was a senior lecturer at the University of Haifa, and ran as a candidate for the Hadash party in the 1996-1999 Knesset elections.