may, 2020

21may10:00 am- 11:00 amThe Hundred Years' War on Palestine - Book Launch with Rashid Khalidi

Event Details

Join Rashid Khalidi and Safwan Masri for a conversation and celebration of Rashid’s new book, The Hundred Years’ War on Palestine.

Thursday, May 21, 2020 

5:00 – 6:00 pm (GMT+3) | 10:00 – 11:00 am (EDT)


In partnership with Columbia Global Centers | Istanbul and Columbia Global Centers | Tunis.

Rashid Khalidi is the Edward Said Professor of Modern Arab Studies at Columbia University 

Safwan Masri is Executive Vice President for Global Centers and Global Development at Columbia University  

Introductory Remarks
Ipek Cem Taha, Director, Columbia Global Centers | Istanbul
Youssef Cherif, Deputy Director, Columbia Global Centers | Tunis

Rashid Khalidi is the Edward Said Professor of Arab Studies at Columbia University. He is co-editor of the Journal of Palestine Studies, and has served as President of the Middle East Studies Association. Rashid is the author of eight books, including Brokers of Deceit: How the U.S. has Undermined Peace in the Middle East (2013); Palestinian Identity (2nd ed. 2010); and Sowing Crisis: American Dominance and the Cold War in the Middle East (2009). He has also authored over 100 academic articles and book chapters, and has co-edited three books.


(Thursday) 10:00 am - 11:00 am