2012 Edward Said Memorial Lecture


Speaker: Dr Ilan Pappe

Israeli historian, political activist, author


Lecture title:

The Arab Spring and the Arabists' Winter: Revisiting Orientalism

SATURDAY, 22 September 2012, 5:30PM-7:00PM

Norwood Concert Hall, 175 The Parade, Norwood

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About Dr Ilan Pappe

Ilan Pappé is an Israeli historian, author, and activist. A graduate of Oxford University, Pappé is Professor at Exeter University in the UK, director of the university's European Centre for Palestine Studies and co-director of the Exeter Centre for Ethno-Political Studies. He was descriobed by John Pilger as "Israel bravest, most principled and most incisive historian."

Pappé published some 16 books and  numerous scholarly and editorial articles. He took part in many forums and is regularly interviewed on different media outlets. 

Professor Ilan Pappe interviewed by Dr David Faber on 2012-09-20 Ilan Pappe: Professor of History in the College of Social Sciences & International Studies at the University of Exeter. Guest speaker at the 2012 Edward Said Memorial Lecture at the University of Adelaide, South Australia.

While in Australia, Dr Ilan Pappe also addressed the National Press Club in Canberra on 19 September 2012, hosted by the Australia Palestine Advocacy Network - further details here >>