The Julis-Rabinowitz Program on Jewish and Israeli Law at Harvard Law School presents
“A State at Any Cost: The Life of David Ben-Gurion”
Friday, November 1, 2019 at 12-1:30pm
Location: Hauser Hall 102
Lunch from Milk Street Café
co-sponsored with Derek Penslar and the Center for European Studies
Tom Segev is a leading historian and one of Israel’s most distinguished journalists. He was born in Jerusalem in 1945 to parents who fled Nazi Germany. Segev holds a BA in History and Political Science from the Hebrew University and a Ph.D. in History from Boston University. In 2000 and in 2010, Segev’s books were included in New York Times’ Best Books of the Year lists. In 2001, Segev’s ONE PALESTINE, COMPLETE was the first title ever to win the National Jewish Book Award in two categories. Formerly a reporter and columnist for Ha’aretz, Segev has published nine works, most recently A STATE AT ANY COST: THE LIFE OF DAVID BEN-GURION (Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2019).