With Keynote speaker Rashid Khalidi, Edward Said Teacher of Modern Arab Researches, Department of History, Columbia University.
Sherene Seikaly, Associate Professor, Department of History, University of California, Santa Barbara.
and Brown professors:.
J. Brian Atwood, Senior Fellow for International and Public Affairs,.
Omer Bartov, John P. Birkelund Distinguished Professor of European History,.
Catherine Lutz, Thomas J. Watson, Jr. Household Professor of International Studies, Professor of Anthropology.
Beshara Doumani, Director of Middle East Studies, Joukowsky Family Distinguished Professor of Modern Middle East History.