Omar Barghouti, Palestinian Human Rights Activist & Co-founder of the BDS Movement. Mahmood Mamdani, Herbert H. Lehman Professor of Government, Columbia University
IN COLLABORATION | CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF ETHNICITY & RACE, CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF LAW AND CULTURE, INDIGENOUS PEOPLES' RIGHTS PROGRAM AT THE INSTITUTE FOR THE STUDY OF HUMAN RIGHTS, and CENTER FOR PALESTINE STUDIES present:
Comparative Indigeneities: Dispossession, Belonging, and Human Rights in Palestine and Puerto Rico
Katherine Franke, Columbia Law School
Steven Salaita, Independent Scholar
Christina Ponsa, Columbia Law School
Elsa Stamatopoulou, Director of Indigenous Peoples' Rights Program, Institute for the Study of Human Rights, Columbia University
On the Tenth Anniversary of Edward Said's passing, renowned scholars Judith Butler and Cornell West will discuss what it means to be a public intellectual and Edward Said's impact on the academic discourse of Palestine.
"The Palestinian Future After Gaza"
Richard Falk, Albert G. Professor of International Law and Practice Emeritus, Princeton University
Rashid Khalidi, Edward Said Professor of Modern Arab Studies, Columbia University
Noura Erakat, Assistant Professor, George Mason University
Moderated by Nadia Abu El-Haj, Associate Professor, Barnard College