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MES Lecture Series: Geoffrey Levin

April 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CDT

Geoffrey Levin

Title: “The Palestinianization of American Jewish Anti-Zionism, 1942-1977”

About the presenter:

Geoffrey Levin is a PhD candidate in Hebrew & Judaic Studies and History at New York University. His dissertation, titled “Another Nation: Israel, American Jews, and Palestinian Rights, 1949-1977,” connects the changing ways in which American Jews reacted to Palestinian rights claims with broader shifts in Israeli policy, American society, and global politics. His articles have appeared in Arab Studies JournalIsrael Affairs, and Shofar. Geoffrey’s paper on the American Jewish Committee’s engagement with Israel’s Palestinian minority won the AIS Kimmerling Prize and will be published in Israel Studies Review. Geoffrey is an Israel Institute Doctoral Fellow and teaches at Rutgers University.

Details

Date:
April 2
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Organizer

Middle East Studies Program
Phone:
(608) 262-5666
Email:
cmes@mideast.wisc.edu
Website:
mideast.wisc.edu

Venue

206 Ingraham Hall
1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706 United States
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