The Daily Northwestern

Guest Column: Taking sides on contemporary injustice

Serene Darwish

August 10, 2014

Filed under Contributors, Opinion

“I am a Palestinian Arab, and I am also an American. This affords me an odd, not to say grotesque, double perspective.” Edward Said spoke these words, in a lecture on academic freedom, at South Africa’s University of Cape Town, and 23 years later, ...

Northwestern professor speaks about progress in Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Annie McDonough, Reporter

May 27, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Speakers

A visiting religious studies professor gave a talk Wednesday on challenging traditional perspectives and sparking dialogue on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Yakir Englander spoke to a crowd of about 70 people in Fisk H...