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Monday, February 15 • 8:30am - 9:45am
Teaching Israel in the American University

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When your children go off to college, they had best avoid courses on Israel. The professors who teach Israel, we regularly read, are a bunch of radical anti-Israel bigots who will indoctrinate your children to hate Israel, Jews, and even you. I have been in universities for nearly two decades, studying and teaching about Zionism and Israel, but if you come to meet a bigot, I'm afraid I may disappoint. The reality on college campuses is far more interesting--and no one wants you to know about it.


Jonathan Gribetz

Jonathan Marc Gribetz is an Assistant Professor of Near Eastern Studies and Judaic Studies at Princeton University, where he teaches the history of Palestine and Israel, Jewish and Arab nationalisms, the Arab-Israeli conflict, and the city of Jerusalem. He is the author of the book... Read More →

Monday February 15, 2016 8:30am - 9:45am EST
  Israel, American Jewry