Dr. Hajo Meyer and Dr. Haidar Eid are on tour NOW in the UK and Ireland

 Tour Schedule

21-30 January 2010
Please check schedule for updated venues and times

Thursday, January 21

Glasgow

Time: 7:30pm

Location: Universityof Glasgow, Sir CharlesWilson Building(LT 201)

Contact Info: chair@scottishpsc.org.uk

 

Friday, January 22

Dundee

Time: 7:30pm

Location: D’Arcy Thompson Lecture Theatre, Ground Floor, Tower Bldg., Perth Rd.

Contact Info: chair@scottishpsc.org.uk

Hosted by the Dundee University Stop the War Society 

 

Saturday, January 23

Edinburgh

Time: 2pm

Location: AugustineChurch Centre, George IV Bridge

Contact Info: chair@scottishpsc.org.uk

 

Sunday, January 24

Sheffield

Time: 7 to 9:30pm

Location: Conference Office, The Showroom & Workstation, Postmaster Row

Contact Info: chair@scottishpsc.org.uk

 

Monday, January 25

Liverpool/Manchester

Time: 7:30 to 9:30pm

Location: Quaker Meeting House, 22 School Lane, Liverpool,L1 3BT

Contact Info: sam.semoff@somaliwomensgroup.org.uk

 

Tuesday, January 26

Genocide and Resistance: from Nazi Germany to the Congo to London

London

Time: 6pm

Location: Richard Hoggart Building, Goldsmiths, University of London

Contact Info: palestine@su.gold.ac.uk  

Co-sponsors: Goldsmiths Students’ Union

 

Wednesday, January 27

London

Time: 7pm

Location: Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House (opposite Hous
es of Parliament)

Contact Info: uk@ijsn.net

Co-sponsors: BRICUP (British Committee for Universities for Palestine), IHRC (Islamic Human Rights Commission), ISM (International Solidarity Movement), J-BIG, (Jews for Boycotting Israeli Goods).

 

Friday, January 29

Belfast

Time: 7:30pm

Location: The Grosvenor Hall, 5 Glengall Street

Contact Info: chair@scottishpsc.org.uk

 

Saturday, January 30

Dublin

Time: 6:00pm

Location: The Central Hotel, Exchequer Street

Contact Info: chair@scottishpsc.org.uk

hajomeyersm.jpg Dr. Hajo G. Meyer wasborn in 1924 in Bielefeld, Germany.Not allowed to attend school there after November 1938, he fled to the Netherlands,alone. In I944, after a year in the underground, he was caught and subsequentlysurvived 10 months at Auschwitz.He lives in the Netherlands,where he works as publicist and essayist. A member of IJAN, Hajo Meyer is onthe board of the Dutch group "A Different Jewish Voice", part of thecoalition of European Jews for Just Peace. He is the author of three books, onJudaism, Holocaust and Zionism.

‘My great lesson from Auschwitzis: whoever wants to dehumanise any other, must first be dehumanisedhimself. The oppressors are no longer really human whatever uniform they wear.’

haidareid.jpg Dr. Haidar Eid is a refugee whose parents were expelled from the Zarnouqavillage in 1948. Dr. Eid is a member of the PACBI Steering Committee and aco-founder of the One Democratic State Group.  He currently lives in Gaza,where he is an Associate Professor of Cultural Studies at Al-Aqsa University. 

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