Daniel Pearl Memorial Lecture Featuring Yossi Klein Halevi

Thursday, April 18, 2024
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Bechtel Conference Center
Encina Hall, First floor, Central, S150
616 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford, CA 94305
  • Yossi Klein Halevi

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The Daniel Pearl Memorial Lecture honors the life of Daniel Pearl (Class of '85), who was a journalist, musician, and family man dedicated to the ideals of peace and humanity. In 2002, Daniel was kidnapped and killed by terrorists in Pakistan while working as a foreign correspondent for the Wall Street Journal.

The 2024 Pearl Memorial Lecture is presented by the Visiting Fellows in Israel Studies at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies in partnership with the Daniel Pearl Foundation and Hillel at Stanford.

Yossi Klein Halevi

Yossi Klein Halevi

Yossi Klein Halevi is a senior fellow at the Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem. Together with Imam Abdullah Antepli of Duke University, he co-directs the Institute's Muslim Leadership Initiative (MLI), which teaches emerging young Muslim American leaders about Judaism, Jewish identity, and Israel. Halevi’s 2013 book, Like Dreamers, won the Jewish Book Council's Everett Book of the Year Award. His latest book, Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor, is a New York Times bestseller. He is a contributing op-ed writer for the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal, and is a former contributing editor to the New Republic.
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