She will be touring several capital cities – so check details for your city below.
Bookings are essential!
Edward Said Memorial Lecture: Anti-Blackness, Settler-Colonialism and the Question of Palestine
Adelaide Town Hall
Saturday 14 July at 5.30pm
RSVP here: http://www.afopa.com.au/esml/
Gaza: Settler-colonialism and War
Sydney Law School, University of Sydney
Monday 16 July at 6pm
Human Rights and Palestine in the Age of Trump
Thursday 19 July at 7pm
> NB: If you aren’t in one of these key cities, then please make sure you are following APAN – Australia Palestine Advocacy Network – for an announcement of a Facebook live event with Noura Erakat!
**ABOUT NOURA ERAKAT**
Noura Erakat is a human rights attorney and an Assistant Professor at George Mason University, whose research interests include humanitarian law, refugee law, national security law, and critical race theory.
Noura is a Co-Founding Editor of Jadaliyya e-zine and an Editorial Committee member of the Journal of Palestine Studies. Prior to joining GMU’s faculty, she served as Legal Counsel for a Congressional Subcommittee in the House of Representatives, as a Legal Advocate for the Badil Resource Center for Palestinian Refugee and Residency Rights, and as the national grassroots organizer and legal advocate at the US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation. She is a Co-Founding Board Member of the DC Palestinian Film and Arts Festival and is a Board member of the Institute for Policy Studies.
A powerful spokesperson for the Palestinian cause, Noura’s media appearances include CNN, MSNBC, Fox News, PBS NewsHour, BBC World Service, NPR, Democracy Now!, and Al Jazeera. She has published in the Nation, the New York Times, the Los Angeles Review of Books, Huffington Post, Jezebel, IntlLawGrrls, The Hill, and Foreign Policy, among others.
Noura is the author of Justice for Some: Law As Politics in the Question of Palestine (forthcoming Stanford University Press, 2019)”.