Palestinian-American author to speak at Evanston Library

A conversation about the Israel-Palestine conflict will take place at the Evanston Public Library on Aug. 11. According to the release:

Ali Abunimah, co-founder of The Electronic Intifada and author of One Country: A Bold Proposal to End the Israeli-Palestinian Impasse, reads from his newest book, The Battle for Justice in Palestine, on Monday, Aug. 11 at 7 p.m. in the library’s Community Meeting Room.

Abunimah is a highly respected voice for Palestinian rights. In addition to his books, he is the author of hundreds of articles on the question of Palestine in a wide variety of publications, including The Jordan Times, The New York Times, The Guardian, The Los Angeles Times and Al Jazeera.

This event is co-sponsored by Evanston Neighbors for Peace. Mr. Abunimah will be introduced by Rabbi Brant Rosen, author of “Wrestling in Daylight, a Rabbi’s Path Towards Palestinian Solidarity.”

Copies of the book will be available for sale.



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