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On behalf of the Carol Chomsky Memorial Fund, we present:
Dr. Mads Gilbert:
U.S. Lecture Tour Schedule
April 11-18th, 2012
Dr. Mads Gilbert, professor of medicine at the University of North Norway, specializes in anesthesiology and emergency medicine. He provided medical support in Gaza during Israel’s three-week assault in December 2008 and January 2009. Dr. Gilbert describes his experiences in his book, Eyes in Gaza, co-authored with colleague Dr. Erik Fosse. Mads Gilbert recently returned from trips to Beirut, Lebanon (March 2012) and the Gaza Strip (January 2012). Gilbert’s U.S. lecture tour will focus on his experiences in Gaza during Operation Cast Lead and in his recent follow-up visit, while providing an up-to-date analysis of the Palestinian crisis in light of current U.S.-Israeli foreign policy in the Middle East.
Scheduled Lectures. Additional events in these cities are TBA
- Wednesday, April 11, 2012: Washington D.C. 8:00-11:00 a.m.: Press Conference; National Press Club; Lecture and Reception at Georgetown University, 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm. Contact: Jennifer at Tel. (608) 215-9157 or via email at [email protected]. You may also contact Marina via email at [email protected]
- Thursday, April 12, 2012: Madison, Wisconsin. 12:00-1:00 pm, WORT 89.9fm Radio: A Public Affair – Interview. Lecture and book sales at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. 180 Science Hall 7:00 pm. Contact: Max Love at [email protected] Tel: (724) 557-6269; or Barb Olson at [email protected] Tel: (608) 827-6433.
- Friday, April 13, 2012: Minneapolis, MN. Lecture 7:00 p.m. Holy Trinity Lutheran Church; 2730 E. 31st Street; Contact: Margaret at [email protected] or WAMM (Women Against Military Madness) at (612) 827-5364.
- Saturday, April 14, 2012: Minneapolis, MN. Coffee 9:30 a.m. and lecture at 10:00 a.m.; Hennepin United Methodist Church; 511 Groveland Ave. Contact: Dixie of MEPN (Middle East Peace Now) at [email protected] Tel: (952) 941-1341.
- Saturday, April 14, 2012. Northfield, MN. Lecture at 7:00 p.m. St. Olaf’s College; Contact: Jonathan Hill [email protected]; Tel: (507) 645-7329, or Jennie at [email protected].
- Monday, April 16, 2012. New Brunswick, New Jersey. Lecture at 7:00 p.m. at Rutgers University. Busch Campus Center Room 120AB; 604 Bartholomew Road Piscataway, New Jersey 08854 Contact: Hajar Hasani at [email protected] or Maryam at [email protected] Tel: (917) 297-0478.
- Tuesday, April 17, 2012. New York, NY. Lecture at 8:00 p.m. at Columbia University, Room 417, International Affairs Building, 420 West 118th St., New York, NY 10027; Contact: Maryam at [email protected] or Sharita at [email protected].
- Wednesday, April 18, 2010. Cambridge, MA. Lecture 6:00 p.m. at Harvard Law School, Austin West. Contact: Nancy at [email protected] or Ellen at [email protected] Tel: (781) 396-0684.