Monday, October 16, 2023
1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Joukowsky Forum, 111 Thayer
This event is on campus and will not be livestreamed
This event is being postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date.
About the Event
An informal conversation with Beshara Doumani about his experience as president of Birzeit University. Some of the topics include the importance of liberal arts education in a settler colonial context, what the Palestinian condition can contribute to theorizing the politics and ethics of knowledge production, as well as rethinking the role of higher education, particularly in the context of technological change and the rise of for-profit universities.
Cosponsored by the Department of History