Whose People? Wales, Israel, Palestine

Speaker: Dr Jasmine Donahaye, Swansea University

Dr Jasmine Donahaye

Date: Wednesday 19 June 2013

Time: 1.15pm

Venue: Y Drwm, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth

Admission: Admission is free and all welcome

Lecture summary:

Dr Jasmine Donahaye will discuss aspects of her book Whose People? Wales, Israel, Palestine (University of Wales Press), exploring problems of Welsh colonialism, Christian Zionism, missionaries as proto-ethnographers, and the cultural uses of Semitic imaging.

Information about the speaker:

In addition to being a lecturer in Creative Writing at Swansea University, Jasmine Donahaye is a Research Associate with CREW, and has research interests in Welsh writing in English, in British-Jewish literature and in Israel/Palestine.

This lecture is supported by The Learned Society of Wales.

Contact: For further information please phone 01970 632 548.

Image: Keith Morris