This is the 15th in this important annual series of Adelaide lectures inspired by the work of the late Palestinian public intellectual and post-colonial theorist, Professor Edward Said.
Lecture title: “The Right of Return is the Only Key for Peace”
Speaker: Dr. Salman Abu Sitta
Dr Salman Abu Sitta is the founder and President of Palestine Land Society, London, dedicated to the documentation of Palestine’s land and People. Website www.plands.org. Author of six books on Palestine including the compendium Atlas of Palestine 1917- 1966, English and Arabic editions, the Atlas of the Return Journey in Arabic, English and Hebrew and over 300 papers and articles on the Palestinian refugees, the Right of Return, history of al Nakba and human rights. He is the author of “Mapping my Return: A Palestinian Memoir” which had positive reviews. Dr Abu Sitta is active in many academic, legal and human rights groups.