Speaker: Dr Ilan Pappe
Israeli historian, political activist, author
The Arab Spring and the Arabists' Winter: Revisiting Orientalism
SATURDAY, 22 September 2012, 5:30PM-7:00PM
Norwood Concert Hall, 175 The Parade, Norwood
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.
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 >>