The Program on Negotiationat Harvard Law School is pleased to co-sponsor the Harvard Hillel’s second
Riesman Forum on Politics and Policy
Today’s Middle East and Israel’s Elections:
What is at Stake?
Ambassador Dennis Ross
William Davidson Distinguished Fellow
The Washington Institute for Near East Policy
Professor Gabriella Blum
Rita E. Hauser Professor of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law
Harvard Law School
Professor Robert H. Mnookin
Samuel Williston Professor of Law
Chair, Program on Negotiation
Harvard Law School
Friday, March 6
Emerson Hall 105
Harvard University campus
Priority seating for Harvard ID holders.
About the Speakers:
Ambassador Dennis Ross is the William Davidson Distinguished Fellow and counselor at The Washington Institute for Near East Policy. He served as special assistant to President Obama and National Security Council senior director for the Central Region, and previously as special advisor to Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton. From 1993 to 2001, he was the United States chief negotiator for Arab-Israeli issues. He is the author of the forthcoming book Doomed to Succeed: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama.
Gabriella Blum is the Rita E. Hauser Professor of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law at Harvard Law School, and the co-Director of the HLS-Brookings Project on Law and Security. She served as Senior Legal Advisor in the International Law Department of the Military Judge Advocate General’s Corps of the Israel Defense Forces and Strategy Advisor to the Israeli National Security Council.
Moderator Robert Mnookin is the Samuel Williston Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, Chair of the Program on Negotiation, and Director of the Harvard Negotiation Research Project. His most recent book is Bargaining with the Devil: When to Negotiate, When to Fight.