Rashid Khalidi, widely considered the foremost historian of the modern Middle East, zeroes in on the United States’ role as broker of the Israeli-Palestinian peace process. Analyzing the 1982 “Reagan Plan,” the negotiations leading to the Oslo Accords, and President Obama’s stance toward the conditions for Middle East peace, Khalidi reveals how U.S. influence has been used over the past 35 years.
What is our responsibility for the success or failure of the pace process? What could we change to make Middle Eastern peace a reality?
Co-sponsored by Don and Jeannette McInnes
Wednesday, March 13 @8pm (NOTE the later start time.)
3 Church Street (Harvard Square)