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Online Lecture: Israel & Hamas — Understanding the Current Conflict

Program No. 24928RJ
Join us on Wednesday, May 8, 2024, at 1 p.m. (ET)/ 10 a.m. (PT), for a one-hour lecture and Q&A to learn about the conflict between Israel and Hamas.
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At a Glance

Join Alan Dowty, former Chair of International Relations at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, for a timely examination of the ongoing war between Israel and Hamas. This lecture offers an overview of the conflict within the broader Israeli-Palestinian dispute, exploring the historical roots, current developments and potential future outcomes. As the struggle between Israel and the Hamas rulers of Gaza continues to shape the region, grasping the deep-seated causes and far-reaching implications is crucial. Alan will provide an analysis of the conflict's impact on both local and international scales, highlighting the challenges and prospects for resolving one of the most enduring confrontations in the Middle East.

General Notes

Your online lecture will take place live over the course of 1-2 hours. All times are listed in the EASTERN time zone. If you live in a different time zone, please adjust your schedule accordingly. This live online experience uses Zoom Webinar, an easy-to-use web video service that includes closed captioning. All you need is an Internet connection and your computer. You will receive a confirmation email when you enroll, and a reminder email one week and one day before, as well as the morning of the event with a link and instructions on how to tune in. You will not be pictured on screen during the lecture, but you will have the opportunity to ask the instructor live questions using the Q&A box. Unless otherwise noted, all those who enroll in this program receive access to the live event as well as a recording of the lecture that you can watch any time within the two weeks following the live event.

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