Monday, February 19, 2007

Academic Conference at Haifa University

Jointly sponsored by Haifa University, the Herzl Institute and Yad Ben-Tzvi Institute, a special academic conference devoted to the theme - "Menachem Begin: A New View" will take place on Tuesday, March 6, 2007 at Haifa University's Ofer Building.

The first session, 10-11:15, will feature lectures by Aryeh Naor (A 15 Year Perspective) and Ofira Gravis-Kowalski (Begin's Silence During the Altalena Incident). The second session, 11:30-13:30, will have Yehiam Weitz (To Where Did Begin Disappear in 1951), Amir Goldstein (Begin's Route to Legitimization: Begin and the Six Days' War) and Shlomo Nakdimon (Begin's Decision to Bomb the Iraqi Reactor).

The invitation is reproduced below:

Details: 04-8240674