Talat and Isabelle Othman Lecture with Rashid Khalidi

WhenDecember 09, 2020 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
WhereChicago, IL
Event Websitehttps://uchicago.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_vAjcCEoUTTCuQ825H6apAg
Contact InformationCenter for Middle Eastern Studies
DescriptionRashid Khalidi will discuss his new book, The Hundred Years’ War on Palestine: Settler-Colonial Conquest and Resistance, 1917-2017 (2020).

Rashid Khalidi is Edward Said Professor of Modern Arab Studies at Columbia University. He received a B.A. from Yale University in 1970 and a D. Phil. from Oxford University in 1974, and has taught at the Lebanese University, the American University of Beirut, and the University of Chicago. He was President of the Middle East Studies Asociation, is co-editor of the Journal of Palestine Studies. He served as an advisor to the Palestinian delegation to the Madrid and Washington Arab-Israeli peace negotiations from October 1991 until June 1993.

Khalidi is author of eight books, including The Hundred Years’ War on Palestine: Settler-Colonial Conquest and Resistance, 1917-2017 (2020), and Palestinian Identity: The Construction of Modern National Consciousness (rev. ed. 2010), and has co-edited three other books and published over 110 academic articles. He has written op-eds in the New York Times, Washington Post, and many other newspapers, and has appeared widely on TV and radio in the US and abroad.

The book can be purchased at: https://www.semcoop.com/hundred-years-war-palestine...
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