Bartlett Lecture Series - I Shall Not Hate: A Message of Hope, Faith, and Courage

Event time: 
Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: 
409 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Event description: 

Born and raised in a refugee camp in the Gaza Strip, Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish is a Palestinian Canadian physician and an internationally recognized human rights and inspirational peace activist devoted to advancing health and education opportunities for women and girls in the Middle East, through both his research and his charitable organization The Daughters for Life Foundation. He has dedicated his life to using health as a vehicle for peace, and, despite all odds, succeeded, aided by a great determination of spirit, strong faith, and a stalwart belief in hope and family.

The Bartlett Lectureship was created in 1986 with a gift from the Rev. Robert M. Bartlett ’24 B.D. and his wife, Sue Bartlett. The purpose of the lectureship is to foster understanding of, among other issues, democracy, human rights, and world peace.

Open to: 
General Public

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