Sunday, October 26, 2014

Montreal Event: Egypt and Gaza intertwined; Wednesday November 5, 2014

Egypt and Gaza intertwined
You are cordially invited to attend a lecture entitled
‘Egypt and Gaza intertwined’,
Focusing on the human rights crisis in Egypt and Gaza as well as how events in both are tightly linked.

Wednesday November 5th 2014 from 6 to 8pm
Concordia University, Hall building H110

- Norman Finkelstein:
A political scientist, activist, professor and author, whose primary fields of research are the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as well as the politics of the Holocaust. Much of his work is motivated by the experiences of his parents who were Jewish Holocaust survivors. His most recent book, METHOD AND MADNESS: The hidden story of Israel's assaults on Gaza, is now available.

- Ayat Oraby:
An Egyptian journalist, TV host, and chief editor of Noonelneswa Magazine, Ayat Oraby is a renowned activist for women’s rights, and a member of the Board of Directors of the Egyptian Revolutionary Council (ERC). She currently lives in New York.
- Mohamed Sherif Kamel:
Human rights activist, co-founder of  Egyptian Canadian Coalition for Democracy (ECCD) and spokesperson for Egyptian Revolutionary Council (ERC), Mohamed Sherif Kamel has been an activist since his teenage years living in Egypt, and has carried his fight across numerous subjects and situations.

Tickets $10
The event will be in English

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