Peace Works 2016: The Inaugural Rachel Corrie Memorial Lecture, featuring Ilan Pappé
May 3, 2016 @ 6:30PM — 8:30PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)
On Tuesday May 3, 2016, join the Rachel Corrie Foundation for Peace and Justice for Peace Works 2016: The Inaugural Rachel Corrie Memorial Lecture. This free educational lecture will feature world-renowned historian and activist, Ilan Pappé, presenting, "Why is Palestine still the issue?".
Ilan Pappé is Professor of History at The University of Exeter and Director of the European Centre for Palestine Studies. He is a prolific author whose works include The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine, the groundbreaking historical account of the founding of the State of Israel. His most recent work is On Palestine, co-authored with Noam Chomsky.
This free educational lecture will be at The Longhouse Education and Cultural Center at The Evergreen State College on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, at 6:30 PM.
Tickets ARE required due to capacity restrictions. Please register for your free tickets via this website, or by calling RCF at 360-754-3998.
Parking is available at The Evergreen State College for $2, and public transit options are also available.
Individual donations are encouraged to help with costs and ensuring the sustainability of what we hope will become an annual Rachel Corrie Memorial Lecture. To be a formal co-sponsor for this event, please visit our Co-Sponsorship page.
Peace Works is an annual project of the Rachel Corrie Foundation for Peace and Justice in the form of a lecture, conference, or other event that provides a forum for exploring the meaning and practice of justice and peace as they affect the social, economic, political, environmental, and spiritual aspects of people's lives.