Following the representation and political activity of Palestinian women and youths in the last Knesset Election, the Program of Gender Studies at Mada al-Carmel invites you to attend a seminar entitled:

“The Political Work and Activities of Palestinian Women”

On Friday February 1st 2013 at 5 PM at Mada Al-Carmel, 51 Allenby Street, Haifa


17:00-17:15: Professor Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian, Director of the Gender Studies Program at Mada, Introduction

17:15-17:45 Professor Sunaina Maira*, “Jil Oslo: Youth, Culture, and Politics” **

17:45-18:15: Mrs. Heba Yazbak***, “The Woman in Palestinian Political Work, an Issue of Participation or Representation?”

18:15-19:00: A panel discussion with the participation of: Yara Sa’di (Activist and masters student in Cultural Studies) and Shadha A’mr (Secretary Member of the Democratic Front for Peace and Equality)

The seminar will be held in Arabic and moderated by Dr. Suhad Daher-Nashif Program, Coordinator of Gender Studies at Mada


*Prof. Sunaina Maria, Professor of Asian American Studies at the University of California, Davis

**This lecture will be in English 

***Feminist and political activist, Member of the National Democratic Assembly, Doctoral student in the Social Sciences Department at Tel Aviv University

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