Activist discusses Israeli-Palestinian conflict, March 1
Posted February 24, 2007; 10:58 a.m.
Israeli author and activist Tanya Reinhart will discuss Israeli and Palestinian relations at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 1, in McCosh 10.
Reinhart is well known for her activism within Israel on behalf of the rights of Palestinians. Her most recent book, "The Roadmap to Nowhere: Israel/Palestine Since 2003," was published this past September. She is also the author of "Israel/Palestine: How to End the War of 1948."
She is currently the Global Distinguished Professor of Linguistics at New York University and is a professor emerita of linguistics and media studies at Tel Aviv University. Reinhart has written a regular column for the largest daily Israeli newspaper, Yedioth Ahronoth, and contributes commentary to American media outlets.
Reinhart's talk is sponsored by the Princeton Committee on Palestine, Department of Comparative Literature, Department of English, University Center for Human Values, Humanities Council, Department of Near Eastern Studies, Program in Near Eastern Studies, Office of the Vice President for Campus Life, Department of Anthropology, Princeton Jews for Social Justice, and Institute for the Transregional Study of the Contemporary Middle East, North Africa and Central Asia.