On April 18, 2013, the Y&S Nazarian Center for Israel Studies hosted Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish, acclaimed physician, author and humanitarian, in a public talk entitled “Perspectives on Peace, Health & Hope: A Gaza Doctor's Journey from Personal Tragedy to a Search for Peace and Human Dignity”. Read more »
Israeli journalist Natasha Mozgovaya highlighted Prime Minister Netanyahu’s stinging setback in the January 2013 parliamentary elections and a new political focus on simmering domestic issues. Read more »
Nazarian Center Research Fellow studies the survival of democracy in multi-ethnic societies Read more »
UCLA Nazarian Center to offer undergraduate internships Read more »
Professor Eli Salzberger of Haifa University, the Lawrence E. Irell Visiting Scholar at the UCLA School of Law for fall semester, 2012, will teach about the Israeli legal system through the lens of international legal theories. Read more »
The Los Angeles Jewish Journal reported on a presentation given at UCLA’s Younes and Soraya Nazarian Center for Israel Studies by popular Arab-Israeli author Sayed Kashua. Gil Hochberg, UCLA assistant professor of comparative literature, was quoted. Read more »
Hebrew University Professor Hagit Lavsky, the Nazarian Center Visiting Scholar for Winter and Spring quarters of 2011, talks about her experiences teaching at UCLA. Read more »
Nazarian Center Postdoctoral Fellowship
The Nazarian Center for Israel Studies at UCLA invites applications for a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Israel Studies for a one-year term, beginning in the Fall of 2013.
Nazarian Center Undergraduate Internships
Application deadline extended
- The Bernard Brodie Distinguished Lecture on the Conditions of Peace with Ambassador Ryan Crocker: "The Arab Spring and US Interests"
Thursday, May 30, 2013
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
UCLA Law School, Room 1357
The 29th Annual Conference of the Association for Israel Studies, to be held at UCLA, June 24-26 2013, invites scholars conducting research on any aspect of Israel studies to submit proposals for individual papers, organized panels and roundtable discussions.
Of special interest are proposals relating to the theme of the conference—Israel in the International Arena: Scholarship, Imagery, Discourse and Public Policy.
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