Narrating Palestine: A Conversation with Rashid Khalidi and Ismail Khalidi


WHEN April 27, 2017
6:30-8 PM WHERE NYUAD Campus, Conference Center WHO NYU Abu Dhabi Institute Open to the Public

How can Palestinians most effectively represent their past and present to Western and Arab audiences? This event brings the scholar Rashid Khalidi into conversation with playwright Ismail Khalidi to discuss their academic and artistic trajectories and the ways in which art and scholarship approach Palestinian history and society in differing, complementary ways.

  • Rashid Khalidi, Edward Said Professor of Modern Arab Studies, Columbia University
  • Ismail Khalidi, Playwright, Poet and Director, Individuals
Moderated by
  • Justin Stearns, Associate Professor in Arab Crossroads Studies, NYUAD
Hosted by
  • NYU Abu Dhabi Institute

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