Solidarity In Time of Crisis
Reviving Hope for the Children in Palestine
Our goal in holding these virtual conversations is to educate and activate you to action during the season of Ramadan. Our speakers are leaders in medicine, Middle Eastern history, social activism and more. If you are unable to attend the live webinar, keep an eye on our social media and website for future broadcasts.
Ilan Pappé, Ph.D.
May 2, 8PM PST
Ilan Pappé is an expatriate Israeli historian and socialist activist. He is a professor with the College of Social Sciences and International Studies at the University of Exeter in the United Kingdom, director of the university’s European Centre for Palestine Studies, and co-director of the Exeter Centre for Ethno-Political Studies.
Juan Cole, Ph.D.
May 9, 8PM PST
Juan Cole is a public intellectual, prominent blogger and essayist on the modern Middle East and South Asia, and the Richard P. Mitchell Collegiate Professor of History at the University of Michigan.
Mads Gilbert, Ph.D.
May 16, 8PM PST
Mads Gilbert is a Norwegian physician, humanitarian, and social activist. He is a specialist in anesthesiology and head of the emergency medicine department at the University Hospital of North Norway and Professor of emergency medicine at the University of Tromsø.