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|Film Screening: Voices Across the Divide|
|Date||Monday September 15|
|Time||7:00 PM - 9:00 PM|
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|Resource Center for Nonviolence, 612 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz 95060|
|Organizer/Author||Sami W. Abed|
|piac [at] calcentral.com|
VOICES ACROSS THE DIVIDE
FILM SCREENING AND Q & A WITH FILM MAKER ALICE ROTHCHILD
Cost: $5 – 10 Sliding Scale
The Palestine-Israel Action Committee will host Alice Rothchild. Rothchild’s film, Voices Across the Divide will be viewed followed by a question & answer session with Ms. Rothchild.
Voices Across the Divide is a powerful documentary and oral history project exploring the Israeli/Palestinian conflict through rarely heard personal stories. Narrated by Alice Rothchild, an American Jew raised on the tragedies of the Holocaust and the dream of a Jewish homeland in Israel.
Alice Rothchild is a physician, activist, and author of “Broken Promises, Broken Dreams: Stories of Jewish and Palestinian Trauma and Resilience,” Pluto Press 2007, revised edition 2010, translated into Hebrew and German. Alice is co-founder and co-chair of American Jews for a Just Peace-Boston, is on the coordinating committee of Jewish Voice for Peace Boston, and has organized annual health and human rights delegations to Israel and Palestine since 2003, lecturing widely, and writing numerous articles.
Co-Sponsored by the Palestine-Israel Action Committee, Jewish Voice for Peace, Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, and the Resource Center for Nonviolence.