Haaretz journalist Amira Hass will be speaking on the prospects for justice in Palestine at the University of Kent this month.
Amira Hass is columnist and reporter on the Occupied Palestinian Territories for Haaretz newspaper in Israel, and is author of Drinking the Sea at Gaza (1999) and Reporting from Ramallah (2003).
She has also published her mother’s Diary of Bergen-Belsen, 1944-45 (2009). In 2009, she received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Women’s Media Foundation and was described as ‘one of the greatest truth-seekers of them all’.
The public event takes place on 28 January at 6pm in Keynes Lecture Theatre 1.