Professor Mazin Qumsiyeh teaches and does research at Bethlehem & Birzeit Universities in Israeli occupied Palestine. He previously served on the faculties of the University of Tennessee, Duke and Yale Universities. Qumsiyeh is president of the Palestinian Center for Rapprochement Between People and coordinator of the Popular Committee against the Wall and Settlements in Beit Sahour. His most acclaimed book is “Sharing the Land of Canaan: human rights and the Israeli/Palestinian Struggle.” His new book “Popular Resistance in Palestine” reviews Palestinian nonviolent civilian resistance to displacement and occupation dating back to the beginning of the 19th century until today.
“Popular Resistance in Palestine: A history of Hope and Empowerment”
7:30 pm at 404 King Street, Santa Cruz, near Walnut
Reading/Discussion of Mazin Qumsiyeh’s book by the same name. See previous post about the April 2 event above for more info about Dr. Qumsiyeh. You are welcome to attend any one or all three of the sessions.
$5-$10 sliding-scale suggested donation.
RSVP’s requested: 831.457.8003 or firstname.lastname@example.org