Thursday, 1 March
UBC Liu Institute for Global Issues
6476 NW Marine Drive
Join UBC Solidarity for Palestinian Human Rights and the Social Justice Centre in a discussion with Gaza-born Palestinian Dr. Ramzy Baroud as he discusses the Palestine Chronicle, his forthcoming book: The Last Earth: A Palestinian Story, and the urgent need to situate Palestinian refugees back at the centre of Palestinian discourse. He will also cover contemporary issues facing the Palestinian movement and the current conditions of Gaza.
About the Speaker:
Ramzy Baroud is a journalist, author and editor of Palestine Chronicle. His latest book is The Last Earth: A Palestinian Story (Pluto Press, London). Baroud has a Ph.D. in Palestine Studies from the University of Exeter and is a Non-Resident Scholar at Orfalea Center for Global and International Studies, University of California Santa Barbara. His website iswww.ramzybaroud.net.
This event is being hosted on the unceded lands of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), Xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), and Səl̓ilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) nations.