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  • Dr. Shayna Weiss on Israeli Music and Judaism

    Dr. Shayna Weiss on Israeli Music and Judaism

    Our Palestine/Israel lecture series continues on Tuesday, Nov 7 with a talk from Dr. Shayna Weiss of Brandeis University on Israeli music and Judaism. Join us as usual at 2.40pm in the LPAC Cinema—pizza will be served.

  • Dr. Sa’ed Atshan to return to Swarthmore College and the Department of Peace and Conflict Studies

    Dr. Sa’ed Atshan to return to Swarthmore College and the Department of Peace and Conflict Studies

    It is with great pleasure and anticipation that we share that Dr. Sa’ed Atshan will return to the faculty of Swarthmore College and that he will serve as Chair of the Department of Peace and Conflict Studies in the fall semester. We are so excited that future generations of students will benefit from his exceptional…

  • Israel/Palestine Film Series- Fall 2019

    Israel/Palestine Film Series Fall 2019 Please join us next week for the annual Israel/Palestine Film Series at Swarthmore. There will be screenings for the first six Wednesdays of the semester, and all are free and open to the public (including pizza and refreshments). All screenings at 4:15PM in the Lang Performing Arts Center Cinema. Organized by…

  • Humanitarian Predicaments: Protracted Displacement and Palestinian Refugee Politics

    Please join us on Wednesday, February 6th for a lecture by Ilana Feldman (Anthropology, George Washington University), who will be visiting campus as part of the “Contending Visions of the Middle East” series. Ilana’s lecture draws from her recently published book “Life Lived In Relief” (University of California Press, 2018). February 6 4:30 – 6:00 PM | SCI…

  • Israel/Palestine Film Series – Fall 2018

    Israel/Palestine Film Series – Fall 2018

    Israel/Palestine Film Series Fall 2018 Please join us next month for the annual Israel/Palestine Film Series at Swarthmore. There will be screenings for the first six Wednesdays of the semester, and all are free and open to the public (including pizza and refreshments). All screenings at 4:15PM in the Lang Performing Arts Center Cinema. Organized…

  • Human Rights Hummus: A Podcast Produced by Peace and Conflict Studies Alumni

    Human Rights Hummus: A Podcast Produced by Peace and Conflict Studies Alumni

    Swarthmore Peace and Conflict Studies recent graduates Lily Tyson and Marissa Cohen have already produced three episodes of their new podcast, “Human Rights Hummus: Voices of the Holy Land.”   Lily and Marissa interview Israelis and Palestinians and record their stories, teaching listeners “what their lives are like and about what is going on with this occupation today,…

  • Israel/Palestine Film Series – Fall 2017

    Israel/Palestine Film Series – Fall 2017

    Please join us next month for the annual Israel/Palestine Film Series at Swarthmore. There will be screenings for the first six Wednesdays of the semester, and all are free and open to the public (including pizza and refreshments). All screenings at at 4:15PM in the Lang Performing Arts Center Cinema. September 6: The Wanted 18 Palestinian…

  • Queer Israel/Palestine

    “Queer Israel/Palestine” Aeyal Gross, Professor of Law, Tel Aviv University Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. Scheuer Room, Kohlberg Hall at Swarthmore College   Organized by Peace and Conflict Studies and sponsored by the Sager Fund, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Sociology and Anthropology, and the Lang Center for Civic and Social Responsibility.

  • Israel/Palestine Film Series – Fall 2016

    Israel/Palestine Film Series – Fall 2016

    The Peace and Conflict Studies program will be organizing another Israel/Palestine Film Series this semester. Screenings are open to the entire community, and we hope you will join us. Israel/Palestine Film Series Sponsored by Swarthmore Peace and Conflict Studies All screenings are on Wednesdays at 4:15pm in the Lang Performing Arts Cinema September 7: Promises Israeli filmmaker documents a group…