October 30th - Noon
Itamar Rabinovich, Israel's former Ambassador to the U.S.
Location: UA Hillel Foundation
Suggested parking: 2nd Street Garage
“The Lingering Conflict: An Insider’s Perspective on Negotiations for Middle East Peace”
Itamar Rabinovich, Israel's former Ambassador to the U.S. and Distinguished Global Professor at New York University and Distinguished Fellow at the Brookings Institution.
October 30, 2012 Noon - 1:00pm followed by a Q&A session
Location: UA Hillel Foundation(1245 E 2nd Street)
Suggested parking: 2nd Street Garage (1340 E. 2nd Street)
Ambassador Rabinovich will speak on his experiences as one of the key figures in Arab-Israeli peace negotiations. He will offer his informed perspectives on the strategic failures, missed opportunities, and current prospects for success in the Arab-Israeli peace process. This session will also include an extended question and answer period. Come meet, learn from, and interact with one of the world’s leading authorities on the Arab-Israeli Peace Process.
Itamar Rabinovich is Israel’s former Ambassador to the United States and former Chief Negotiator with Syria. He is Professor Emeritus of Middle Eastern History at Tel Aviv University and Distinguished Global Professor at NYU. Rabinovich has been a member of the faculty of Tel Aviv University since 1971. He has served as Chairman of the Department of Middle Eastern Studies, Director of the Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies, and for eight years as President of the University.
Middle Eastern and North African Studies Department
The Southwest Initiative for the Study of Middle East Conflicts
The Center for Middle Eastern Studies