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BOSTON: The New Administration & Prospects for Peace

December 7, 2016 @ 7:30 pm


December 7, 2016
7:30 pm


Temple Beth Zion
1566 Beacon Street
Brookline, MA 02446 United States
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Join The New York Times columnist Roger Cohen and J Street’s Alan Elsner for an important and timely conversation nearly one month after the election about what the next US administration can do to address the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.


Roger Cohen (150)

Roger Cohen has worked for The New York Times for 25 years as a foreign correspondent, foreign editor and now columnist. Prior to that he worked for The Wall Street Journal and Reuters. He is the author of four books. The latest, a family memoir entitled “The Girl from Human Street: Ghosts of Memory in a Jewish Family,” was published to wide acclaim by Alfred A. Knopf in January, 2015. He has taught at Harvard and Princeton and his work has been recognized with several awards, including a Lifetime Achievement Award from Britain’s Next Century Foundation and a prize from the Overseas Press Club of New York. Raised in South Africa and England, a graduate of Balliol College, Oxford, he is a naturalized American.

Cosponsored by Temple Beth Zion