Madison Committee on Foreign Relations Thu, Jan 18, 2018 — 5:30PM

The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: Where Do We Stand, and Where Do We Go From Here?

Speaker: Professor Nadav Shelef, Department of Political Science, UW-Madison

Professor Shelef will explore the current strategies of the participants in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and the prospects of alternative approaches to resolving this conflict. New uncertainties in American politics create an interesting tableau of possibilities and pitfalls.

Nadav Shelef is the Harvey M. Meyerhoff Professor of Israel Studies and Associate Professor of Political Science. Professor Shelef teaches and studies nationalism, religion and politics, Israeli politics and society, and middle east politics. His current projects focus on understanding how homelands change and the conditions under which religious parties moderate their positions.