Loading Events
  • This event has passed.

Learning the Other’s Past: History, Education, and Curricula in Israel/Palestine

May 18, 2017 @ 9:30 am - May 19, 2017 @ 4:00 pm

A conference convened by David N. Myers (UCLA) & Sami Adwan (Hebron University)

RSVP

RSVP required, space is limited.

 

This international conference will bring together historians, education scholars, and elementary and secondary school teachers to discuss the way in which Palestinians and Israelis teach their own and the other’s history. Underlying our discussions is the question of whether history can be a tool of deeper understanding and even reconciliation.

 

310-825-1181
CNES@international.ucla.edu

 

Sponsor(s): Center for Near Eastern Studies, Department of History, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, UCLA Alan D. Leve Center for Jewish Studies, Center for the Study of Religion, University of Haifa, UCLA Luskin Center for History and Policy, Sady and Ludwig Kahn Chair in Jewish History, Sady and Ludwig Kahn Estate, Peace Research Institute in the Middle East (PRIME), Office of the UCLA Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost.

Details

Start:
May 18, 2017 @ 9:30 am
End:
May 19, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
http://www.international.ucla.edu/cnes

Organizer

Center for Near Eastern Languages and Cultures
Phone:
310-825-1181
Website:
CNES@international.ucla.edu

Venue

UCLA Meyer and Renee Luskin Conference Center
425 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, 90095 United States
+ Google Map
Website:
http://www.international.ucla.edu/cnes/event/12140