In his lecture -- Israel and Palestine: Past, Present, Future -- Dr. Norman Finkelstein will speak on the present situation in Gaza, the peace process and the prospect of another regional war.
Thanks to the popularity of Dr.Norman Finkelstein's Fall tour, CJPME is pleased to announce it will have the honour of welcoming back the American scholar on a five-city speaking tour in Southern Ontario.
Tour stops will include:
• Kingston, Tuesday, February 15
• Toronto (York U.), Wednesday, February 16
• Waterloo/ Kitchener, Thursday, February 17
• London, ON, Friday, February 18
• Hamilton, Saturday, February 19
FinkelsteinNote that Dr. Finkelstein's Toronto/York lecture will have a slightly different focus, and will be entitled, "Israel, Palestine and the Muslim World: Where are we headed?"
Finkelstein was awarded his doctorate by Princeton University in 1988, and has subsequently taught at Rutgers, New York University, Brooklyn College, Hunter College and DePaul University (Chicago). His academic research has concentrated on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and its representation in political discourse. He has devoted much of his adult life to the achievement of a just peace between Israel and Palestine.
Kingston (Queens U.): Tuesday, February 15, 2011, 7:30 p.m.
Location: Etherington Auditorium, 94 Stuart Street, Kingston, ON, K7L 3N6. Admission $15, $10 for students with ID. Kingston, ON. Tickets available on-line or via telephone at 1-888-222-6608.
Toronto ( York U.): Wednesday, February 16, 2011, 7:30 p.m.
Location: Price Family Cinema, Accolade East Building, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON, M3J 1P3. Admission $15, $10 for students with ID. Toronto (York U.) tickets available on-line or via telephone at 1-888-222-6608.
Wareloo/Kitchener: Thursday, February 17, 2011, 7:30 p.m. Location: Trinity United Church, 74 Frederick St.,Kitchener, ON, N2H 2L7. Admission $15, $7 for students with ID. Waterloo/Kitchener tickets available on-line or via telephone at 1-888-222-6608.
London, ON: Friday, February 18, 2011, 7:30 p.m. Location: Wolf Hall, London Public Library, 251 Dundas St., London, ON, N6A 2H9. Admission $15, $10 for students with ID. London tickets available on-line or via telephone at 1-888-222-6608.
Hamilton, ON: Saturday, February 19, 2011, 7:30 p.m.
Location: Mohawk College, 135 Fennell Avenue West, room i-109, Hamilton, ON, L8N 3T2. Admission $15, $10 for students with ID. Hamilton tickets available on-line or via telephone at 1-888-222-6608.
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