COMPASSION FOR WHOM? Shifting U.S. Conversations About Palestinians and Israelis
Oct. 20 | Maha Nassar
In this talk, Maha Nassar, associate professor in the School of Middle Eastern and North African Studies, will discuss recent shifts in U.S. public discourse about Palestinians and Israelis, focusing on the rise in Black-Palestinian solidarity. In doing so, she examines the relationship between structural inequalities and social justice and addresses the question: for whom do we have compassion?