"Pathways to Peace: America and the Arab-Israeli Conflict"
Former U.S. Ambassador Daniel C. Kurtzer will speak
When: Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, 3 p.m.
Where: Corwin Pavilion, UCen Road, UCSB Campus, CA
Age limit: All ages
With Palestinian-Israeli peace talks underway, it is more imperative than ever to learn and apply the lessons of past negotiations, so as to create an opportunity for a peaceful resolution of the longstanding Arab-Israeli conflict. Ambassador Daniel C. Ambassador Daniel C. Kurtzer, Former US Ambassador to Israel and Egypt and Professor in Middle Eastern Policy Studies at Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University. Kurtzer, a veteran U.S. diplomat with extensive experience in Arab-Israeli affairs, will analyze the current negotiations against the backdrop of historical experience and assess the prospects for success. Kurtzer will look at the changing regional dynamics created by Arab upheavals, examine internal Palestinian and Israeli politics as they relate to the prospects for peace, and dissect the core substantive issues that must be resolved for there to be a lasting peace settlement.
Event posted Oct. 7, 2013
Last updated Oct. 7, 2013