Professor Lisa Taraki in Philadelphia on November 2
Please come to a discussion with her on Tuesday, November 2 at 8 pm in Fisher-Bennett Hall, 1st floor faculty lounge, 3340 Walnut St.
Lisa Taraki is a sociologist at Birzeit University in Palestine, where she just completed her term as Dean of Faculty. In addition to her academic work on aspects of Palestinian society, politics and urban social history, she has been an activist in the struggle for the right to education in Palestine since the late 1970s. She is one of the founders of the Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI), established in Ramallah in 2004.
Non-Violent Resistance and the Truth of the Flotilla Massacre: Thursday, November 4 · 5:30pm – 7:30pm. Room 303-AB, Tuttleman Learning Center.
On November 4th, Huwaida Arraf, the international Palestinian figure,
and Joseph Dana, a Jewish journalist, blogger and filmmaker living in
Jerusalem, will come to Temple.
THE WAR ON WORDS, Thursday, November 4, 2010, College Hall 200, 7:30 p.m.
Sharif Abdel Kouddous is a senior producer and co-host for the nationally
syndicated radio program Democracy Now! Sharif has covered news stories around the world, including reporting from Baghdad during the Iraq war, New Orleans in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Haiti in the days after the January 2010 earthquake, as well as the Democratic and Republican conventions in 2004 and 2008. For more info on the The Defenestrator, please visit their website.
Visit us on Facebook. And for further questions, please contact Farah@vcnv.org
Have You Heard from Johannesburg Documentary Series: November 16 at 7:00pm 3701 Chestnut St. (International House)