Voice of Palestine will be interviewing Prof. Basem Ra'ad this Tuesday evening Jan. 18, 2011 between 8:00-9:00pm (PST).
Basem L. Ra'ad is a Professor at Al-Quds University in Jerusalem. Born in Jerusalem, he received his education in Jordan, Lebanon, the US and Canada, earning a PhD at the University of Toronto in 1978. He has been an editor and community organizer, and has taught in Canada, Bahrain, Lebanon and Palestine. We will be talking with him about his book Hidden Histories: Palestine and the Eastern Mediterranean and about his international tour to launch the book.
Voice of Palestine http://www.voiceofpalestine.ca/ broadcasts weekly on Vancouver Cooperative Radio (CFRO) 102.7 FM, Vancouver, Canada. The show has been on the air since Sept. 1, 1987 and broadcasts for one hour every Tuesday night from 8 to 9 pm PST (Wed. morning from 6:00-7:00 am Palestine time). People outside of Vancouver can listen to the show live on the Internet http://www.coopradio.org/content/listen.