Six Days, Five Decades: 1967 and Its Significance for Israeli Security, Politics and Society
Thursday, May 4, 2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm, Fowler - Lecture/Classroom - A103B - Lenart Auditorium
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Fifty years after the Six-Day War ended, renowned Israeli experts in peace negotiations, Jewish-Arab relations, Palestinian politics, Jewish fundamentalism and Middle East economies will discuss the conflict and assess its legacy.
- Elie Rekhess, Crown Visiting Professor in Israel Studies at Northwestern University and one of Israel’s leading experts on the Arab minority in Israel, Jewish-Arab relations, Palestinian politics, and Islamic resurgence in Israel, the West Bank, and Gaza.
- Gilead Sher, former Chief of Staff and Policy Coordinator to Israel's former Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, Ehud Barak and currently Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for National Security Studies and head of the Institute's Center for Applied Negotiations.
- Motti Inbari, Associate Professor of Religion at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke and expert on Jewish fundamentalism in Israel and also in the US and Europe.
- Paul Rivlin, Senior Fellow at the Moshe Dayan Center for Middle East and African Studies, Tel Aviv University and author of five books on the Israeli and Middle Eastern economies.