Eyewitness in Gaza: From Trauma to Resilience

Bell Street Chapel
5 Bell Street, Providence, Rhode Island, report and discussion with Alice Rothchild, American Friends Service Committee Gaza Pinwheel Project will be installed in front of the building by Peace Pole: https://afsc.org/resource/gaza-pinwheel-project
Cosponsors: American Friends Service Committee-South East New England Program, (AFSC-SENE), Bell Street Chapel, (UU Church) and Jewish Voice for Peace Rhode Island

Voices Across the Divide: Palestinians Share Their Stories

Community Church of Boston  565 Boylston St, Boston, MA, near Copley Square T

after the film showing, Dr. Rothchild, members of the Psychosocial Work Group, and members of the Psychoanalytic Work Group for Peace in Israel/Palestine will facilitate discussion of the film and the Israeli/Palestinian conflict

Co-sponsors:

* Psychosocial Work Group of the Psychology and the Other Institute

* The Psychoanalytic Work Group for Peace in Palestine/Israel

* Massachusetts Institute for Psychoanalysis

 

Outdoor Palestinian Film Series…Under the Stars of Jamaica Plain

Boston area
Tuesdays, 7:30-9:30pm

July 14th – KICKOFF!! Voices Across the Divide, A powerful documentary and oral history project exploring the Israeli/Palestinian conflict through rarely heard personal stories. Followed by Q&A with the film’s Director, Alice Rothchild.
July 28th –When I Saw You, Having been separated from his father in the chaos of war, Tarek, 11, and his mother Ghaydaa cross the border into Jordan in the wake of the 1967 War.
Aug 18th – Amreeka, A vivacious Palestinian woman and her teenage son cope with culture clash and more as they try to build a new life in rural Illinois.
Sept 29th – Flying Paper, An uplifting story of Palestinian youth in the Gaza Strip on a quest to break the Guinness World Record for the most kites ever flown. A film co-produced with young filmmakers in Gaza.
COST (per film): $12 in advance, $11 for 2 or more, $15 at the door
LOCATION: Private home in JP. Address sent upon registration. (Event will be moved indoors in case of inclement weather.)
Popcorn, beer, wine, and s’mores available for purchase. Bring blankets/lawn chairs to sit on.
**Proceeds benefit the scholarship fund for activists participating in the Health and Human Rights Project (HaHRP). For more information, please visit http://tinyurl.com/HaHRPscholarship.**

Book reading, Q&A, discussion of portrait project

World Fellowship, New Hampshire

book reading and discussion, On the Brink: Israel and Palestine on the Eve of the 2014 Gaza Invasion followed by August 25, 7:30 pm, discussion with portrait painter Robert Shetterly Speaking Truth to Power.

Robert Shetterly speaks about “Americans Who Tell the Truth”, his project in response to US government actions after the 9/11 attacks that now includes more than 200 portraits, including Alice Rothchild

at the Peace & Justice Camp & Conference Center, Conway, New Hampshire, contact info: www.worldfellowship.org, 603 447 2280

Eyewitness Gaza: Life After the 2014 Invasion

Friends Meeting House at Cambridge

With physician, writer, filmmaker and activist ALICE ROTHCHILD and BILL SLAUGHTER, psychiatrist and president of the Gaza Mental Health Foundation, 5 Longfellow Park – a 10 minute walk from Harvard Square
Alice Rothchild and Bill Slaughter visited the Gaza Strip in March 2015 with a medical delegation. They will share images and impressions of the devastation and extraordinary resilience that they encountered and the ongoing siege conditions.
Sponsored by: The Peace & Social Concerns Committee of Friends Meeting of Cambridge, Gaza Mental Health Foundation, Boston Coalition for Palestinian Rights, Jewish Voice for Peace – Boston, United for Justice with Peace.

 

Silencing voices that question Israeli actions

Institute for Research Middle Eastern Policy and the Washington Report on Middle East Affairs presents an all day special conference
The Israel Lobby: Is It Good For the US? Is It Good for Israel?
Panel member Alice Rothchild presenting: Silencing Voices that Question Israeli Actions, followed by Q&A
location: National Press Club, 529 14th St. NW, 13th floor, Washington, DC
contact: Delinda Hanley, news_editor@wrmea.org

Book reading and discussion

St. Mark’s Cathedral
5:30 pm: potluck supper, 7:15-9:00 pm: Alice Rothchild speaks about her new book On the Brink: Israel and Palestine on the Eve of the 2014 Gaza Invasion
Bloedell Hall, 10th Avenue East, Seattle, WA 98102
contact: Randy Urmston, (206) 453-9269, rwu@hllaw.com
Sponsored by: Mideast Focus Ministry; Kadima Reconstructionist Community; Palestine Solidarity Committee; Seattle Mideast Awareness Campaign (SEMAC); Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) Seattle