Ilan Pappe opens the 14th Edinburgh Independent & Radical Book Fair and discusses his new books “Out of the Frame: The Struggle for Academic Freedom in Israel” and “Gaza in Crisis: Reflections on Israel’s War Against the Palestinans” which is co-written with Noam Chomsky. Plus illustrated talk with William Parry on his book “Against the Wall : The Art of Resistance in Palestine” at 8:30pm.
An event organised by the Centre for Advanced Study of the Arab World. Zachary Lockman will give the plenary, Palestine & the Politics of History, at the Royal Society of Edinburgh. A small drinks reception will follow. The event is free but you need to register for a ticket here.
An excellent talk by Norman Finkelstein about international law and the Israel-Palestine conflict. Prague, 23/02/2010. 12 parts. Full playlist here.
Mrs El Arabi is a Palestinian lady who works extensively with women in refugee camps in Gaza, as Women’s Program Coordinator for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA).