Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in

MIT/Harvard Gaza Symposium (panel 1)

The second annual Gaza symposium, this year jointly organized by MIT and Harvard, will host a series of panels on the role of U.S. and international actors, as well as human rights and international humanitarian law in the wake of recent events in Gaza. Bringing together experts in the fields of human rights, history, political science, U.S. foreign policy and law, the two-day symposium will include a range of views from US, Israeli, Palestinian and UN/NGO perspectives. This event is free and open to the public.
The official web site for the second annual Gaza symposium, including all updates, is located here.
Welcome and Introduction John Tirman, Executive Director of the Center for International Studies, MIT.
A View from Gaza: Congressman Brian Baird, Representative, Washington State (D-03.) Moderator: Nancy Kanwisher, Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience at the McGovern Institute, MIT. Gabriel Piterberg, Professor of History at UCLA. Irene Gendzier, Political Science Professor at Boston University. Karma Nabulsi, Lecturer in International Relations at Oxford University and former PLO representative.
Sponsors at MIT: The Center for International Studies and its Program for Human Rights and Justice.
Sponsors at Harvard: The Middle East Initiative at the Harvard Kennedy School; The Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Faculty of Arts and Sciences; University Committee on Human Rights Studies Human Rights Program at the Harvard Law School

Comments (0)

It looks like no one has posted a comment yet. You can be the first!

You need to log in, in order to post comments.

Created
June 15, 2009 15:30
Category
Tags
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
71882 times

More from MIT Center for International Studies

Why History Matters: International Law and the Origins of the Arab-Israeli Conflict

Why History Matters: International ...

Added almost 8 years ago | 01:37:00 | 18894 views

STARR FORUM: DARFUR/DARFUR: "The Crisis"

STARR FORUM: DARFUR/DARFUR: "The Cr...

Added 8 years ago | 01:13:00 | 58013 views

The Israel Lobby and US Foreign Policy

The Israel Lobby and US Foreign Policy

Added over 8 years ago | 02:01:00 | 39771 views

Obama's Strategy Towards Afghanistan, Pakistan, and South Asia

Obama's Strategy Towards Afghanista...

Added over 7 years ago | 00:11:05 | 27645 views

MIT/Harvard Gaza Symposium (panel 2)

MIT/Harvard Gaza Symposium (panel 2)

Added over 8 years ago | 02:16:02 | 62028 views

Science Policy and the Obama Administration

Science Policy and the Obama Admini...

Added over 8 years ago | 01:35:16 | 28048 views