SYMPOSIUM PROGRAMME

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DAY 1 - Palestine and the West: History & Broken Promises

Friday, 24 November 2017

11:00-15:30 - Postgraduate & Early Career Researcher (PG-ECR) Symposium Forum: Inviting students to showcase their research around the symposium themes. [Download Call For Abstracts here - deadline extended to 20 Sept]

16:00-17:15 - Symposium Registration

17:15-17:30 - Opening and Welcome

17:30-19:30 - Public lecture and Panel discussion

Session 1: Public Lecture: Different Perspectives on the Contemporary History of Palestine

19:30-21:00 - Symposium Reception (invitation only)

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Day 2 - Palestine and the West: Contemporary Realities

Saturday, 25 November 2017

09:00-11:00 - Session 2

Session 2: Palestine in the Context of the Middle East

11:00-11:30 - Morning tea

11:30-12:30 - Session 2 continues

12:30-13:30 - Lunch

13:30-15:00 - Session 3

Session 3: The Elusive Two-State Solution

15:00-15:30 - Afternoon tea

15:30-17:00 - Session 3 continues

17:30-19:00 - Keynote event

Edward Said Memorial Lecture

Guest speaker: Mr Gideon Levy, Journalist, Haaretz

19:30-21:30 - Symposium Dinner

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Day 3 - Palestine and the West: Challenges Ahead

Sunday, 26 November 2017

09:00-11:00 - Session 4

Session 4: Palestinian leadership, Palestinian diaspora and the role of aid

11:00-11:30 - Morning tea

11:30-12:30 - Session 5

Session 5: Pathways to a Peaceful Resolution

12:30-13:30 - Lunch

13:30-15:00 - Session 6

Session 6: Future Possibilities for Justice and Equality

15:00-15:30 - Session 7 and Close of Symposium

Session 7: Closing - Reflective thoughts on Palestine and the West

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