Kapali Carsi, Istanbul. Photo by Nick Grosoli from Flickr

Upcoming Events


"Middle Eastern Maze: Israel, The Arabs, and the Region, 1948-2022" is an expanded and updated version of Itamar Rabinovich's "The Lingering Conflict," published by Brookings in 2012. This new book offers a unique narrative of the Arab-Israeli conflict and peace process by a senior academic historian who has served as Israel's ambassador to the United States and as a peace negotiator with Syria. Author Itamar Rabinovich will present highlights of his work and Professor Steve Zipperstein will moderate a discussion based on audience questions.

Zoom Webinar 10:00 AM (Pacific Time)

Recent Events


The UCLA Y&S Nazarian Center for Israel Studies, in collaboration with the American Friends of the Hebrew University, will host an in-person conversation about Israel's current political and constitutional crisis with Hebrew University Professor Reuven Hazan, Nazarian Center Director Prof. Dov Waxman, and Nazarian Center Teaching Fellow Dr. Tamar Hofnung.

574 Hilgard Ave. 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM (Pacific Time)


Lecture by Peter Gleick (Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment, and Security)

Zoom 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM (Pacific Time)