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An Evening with Ali Abunimah -- with Special Guest Alice Walker
Date Wednesday October 05
Time 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details
First Presbyterian Church of Oakland
2619 Broadway
Oakland, CA
Event Type Speaker
Organizer/AuthorPenny Rosenwasser
Ali Abunimah is co-founder of The Electronic Intifada and author of One Country: A Bold Proposal to End the Israeli-Palestinian Impasse.

Alice Walker Alice Walker is a Pulitzer-Prize-winning writer, including her book, Overcoming Speechlessness: A Poet Encounters the Horror in Rwanda, Eastern Congo and Palestine/Israel. She participated in the US Boat to Gaza, part of the Freedom flotilla.

Tickets: $15, $10 students/low-income, available at through Brown Paper Tickets, or at local bookstores: (East Bay) Books, Inc.; Diesel; Moe's Books; Walden Pond; (SF) Modern Times.

No one turned away for lack of funds.

Benefit for MECA's Maia Project: Clean Water for the Children of Palestine

Wheelchair accessible & ASL interpreted.

Cosponsors:

KPFA, Arab Film Festival, Arab Resource & Organizing Center, US Palestinian Community Network, Arab Cultural & Community Center, Jewish Voice for Peace, Bay Area Women in Black, International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network, Global Exchange.
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