Gaza: Impressions of the current situation and the larger context of the Israel/Palestine conflict. Professor Jules Lobel will speak about his recent travels to Israel and the Occupied territories as a part of an Human Rights Delegation. Professor Shihade, here on an Endowed Visiting Professorship on Contemorary Global Affairs at the University of Pittsburgh, will speak about the violence in Gaza within the larger context of the Israeli/Palestinian conflict, using a critique of cultural theories of violence.
7:30 - 9:00 in Room 113, Barco Law Building, 3900 Forbes Ave in Oakland. Sponsored by the National Lawyers Guild.