"The Parents Circle: Bereavement and Reconciliation in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict"
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 7:00pm
The Parents Circle -- Families Forum (PCFF) is a joint Palestinian and Israeli organization of over 600 families, all of whom have lost a close family member as a result of the prolonged conflict. The Parents Circle believes that we can only achieve peace by sharing our personal experiences. Join J Street U Duke on February 21, together with the Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, the Center for Jewish Studies, Jewish Life at Duke, and the Duke University Middle Eastern Studies Center, as we bear witness to the personal pain of the conflict from an Israeli and a Palestinian member of the Parents Circle. The event will be followed by a dessert reception.