var response='success'; jQuery('#ad-event-feed-36357 .raweventdata').html("\u003cdiv class=\"feedevent\"\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"title\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/EventList.aspx?view=EventDetails&eventidn=16221&information_id=43967&type=&syndicate=syndicate\" target=\"blank\" \u003eIsrael/Palestine Film Series, Week 4\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"regspaces\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"enddate\"\u003e09/27/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"starttime\"\u003e4:15 PM\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"endtime\"\u003e6:15 PM\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"recurrence\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"description\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-size: 14px; font-family: Arial;\"\u003eJoin us for a film screening of \u003cem\u003eOut In The Dark\u003c/em\u003e, our fourth selection in the Israel/Palestine Film Series for Fall 2017.\u003cbr /\u003e\r\n\u003cbr /\u003e\r\nIsraeli filmmaker and director Michael Mayer \u003cspan style=\"color: #2b2b2b;\"\u003ecreates a gay love story between a Palestinian man and his Israeli partner.\u003c/span\u003e\u003cbr /\u003e\r\n\u003cbr /\u003e\r\nPizza and refreshments will be served.\u003c/span\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"contact\"\u003eEliana Yankelev, eyankel1@swarthmore.edu, (610) 328-7674\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"location\"\u003eLang Performing Arts Center : Cinema\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"image\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/displaymedia.aspx?whatToDo=picture&id=4721\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Poster of film series\" /\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"thumbnail\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/displaymedia.aspx?whatToDo=picture&thumbnail=thumbnail&thumbnailwidth=100&id=4721&square=N\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Poster of film series\" /\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"category\"\u003eAcademic Calendar, Academic Departments & Programs, Home Page Highlight, Interfaith, LGBTQ, Student Events\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"extrainfo\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"sponsor\"\u003ePeace and Conflict Studies, the Provost\u0027s Office, and the Lang Center for Civic and Social Responsibility\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"opento\"\u003eThe Public\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"startdate\"\u003e09/27/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"feedevent\"\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"title\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/EventList.aspx?view=EventDetails&eventidn=16310&information_id=44188&type=&syndicate=syndicate\" target=\"blank\" \u003ePolicies and Issues of Fresh Water Resources in China/Taiwan\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"regspaces\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"enddate\"\u003e10/03/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"starttime\"\u003e4:15 PM\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"endtime\"\u003e5:45 PM\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"recurrence\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"description\"\u003eStudents, faculty and staff who traveled to Shenzhen, Hong Kong and Taiwan over the summer as part of the CHIN 087A/POLS 087A Policies and Issues of Fresh Water Resources in China and the U.S. attachment class will be reporting on their experiences.\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"contact\"\u003eCassy Burnett, cburnet1@swarthmore.edu, 610-328-8071\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"location\"\u003eKohlberg : Kohlberg, Scheuer Room, Kohlberg,\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"image\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"thumbnail\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"category\"\u003eAcademic Departments & Programs, Lecture/Talk/ Reading/ Panel\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"extrainfo\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"sponsor\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"opento\"\u003eSwarthmore Campus Community\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"startdate\"\u003e10/03/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"feedevent\"\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"title\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/EventList.aspx?view=EventDetails&eventidn=16222&information_id=43969&type=&syndicate=syndicate\" target=\"blank\" \u003eIsrael/Palestine Film Series, Week 5\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"regspaces\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"enddate\"\u003e10/04/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"starttime\"\u003e4:15 PM\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"endtime\"\u003e6:15 PM\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"recurrence\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"description\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-size: 14px; font-family: Arial; color: #000000;\"\u003eJoin us for a film screening of \u003cem\u003eGett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem\u003c/em\u003e, our fifth selection in the Israel/Palestine Film Series for Fall 2017. \u003cbr /\u003e\r\n\u003cbr /\u003e\r\n\"\u003cspan style=\"letter-spacing: 0.195px;\"\u003eAn Israeli woman seeking to finalize a divorce (\u003c/span\u003e\u003cem style=\"font-size: 13px; letter-spacing: 0.195px;\"\u003egett\u003c/em\u003e\u003cspan style=\"letter-spacing: 0.195px;\"\u003e) from her estranged husband finds herself effectively put on trial by her country’s religious marriage laws.\u003c/span\u003e\u003cem style=\"font-size: 13px; letter-spacing: 0.195px;\"\u003e \u003c/em\u003e\u003cspan style=\"letter-spacing: 0.195px;\"\u003eIn Israel, there is neither civil marriage nor civil divorce; only Orthodox rabbis can legalize a union or its dissolution, which is only possible with the husband’s full consent. Trapped in a loveless marriage, Viviane Amsalem has been applying for a divorce for three years but her religiously devout husband Elisha, continually refuses. His cold intransigence, Viviane’s determination to fight for her freedom, and the ambiguous role of the rabbinical judges shape a procedure where tragedy vies with absurdity and everything is brought out into the open for judgment.  \u003cbr /\u003e\r\n\u003cbr /\u003e\r\n\u003c/span\u003e\u003c/span\u003e\r\n\u003cp style=\"margin: 0px 0px 15px; color: #393836; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; letter-spacing: 0.195px;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-size: 14px; font-family: Arial; color: #000000;\"\u003eWinner of the Israeli Film Academy Ophir Award for Best Picture, \u003cem\u003eGett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem\u003c/em\u003e is an uncompromising, heart-rending portrait of a woman’s struggle to overcome an unmoving patriarchy and live a life of her own design.\"\u003cbr /\u003e\r\n\u003cbr /\u003e\r\nPizza and refreshments will be served.\u003c/span\u003e\u003c/p\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"contact\"\u003eEliana Yankelev, eyankel1@swarthmore.edu, (610) 328-7674\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"location\"\u003eLang Performing Arts Center : Cinema\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"image\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/displaymedia.aspx?whatToDo=picture&id=4722\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Poster for Israel/Palestine Film Series\" /\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"thumbnail\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/displaymedia.aspx?whatToDo=picture&thumbnail=thumbnail&thumbnailwidth=100&id=4722&square=N\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Poster for Israel/Palestine Film Series\" /\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"category\"\u003eAcademic Departments & Programs, Arts & Culture, Film, Student Events, Women\u0027s Resouce Center\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"extrainfo\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"sponsor\"\u003ePeace and Conflict Studies, the Provost\u0027s Office, and the Lang Center for Civic and Social Responsibility\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"opento\"\u003eThe Public\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"startdate\"\u003e10/04/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"feedevent\"\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"title\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/EventList.aspx?view=EventDetails&eventidn=16223&information_id=43971&type=&syndicate=syndicate\" target=\"blank\" \u003eIsrael/Palestine Film Series, Week 6\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"regspaces\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"enddate\"\u003e10/11/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"starttime\"\u003e4:15 PM\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"endtime\"\u003e6:15 PM\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"recurrence\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"description\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-size: 14px; font-family: Arial; color: #000000;\"\u003eJoin us for a film screening of \u003cem\u003eSpeed Sisters\u003c/em\u003e, our sixth and final selection in the Israel/Palestine Film Series for Fall 2017. \u003cbr /\u003e\r\n\u003cbr /\u003e\r\n\"\u003cspan style=\"background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.95);\"\u003eThe Speed Sisters are the first all-woman race car driving team in the Middle East. Grabbing headlines and turning heads at improvised tracks across the West Bank, these five women have sped their way into the heart of the gritty, male-dominated Palestinian street car-racing scene. Weaving together their lives on and off the track, \u003cem\u003eSpeed Sisters\u003c/em\u003e takes you on a surprising journey into the drive\u003c/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"margin: 0px; padding: 0px; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.95); line-height: normal;\"\u003e \u003c/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.95);\"\u003eto go further and faster than anyone thought you could.\"\u003cbr /\u003e\r\n\u003c/span\u003e\u003c/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-size: 14px; font-family: Arial;\"\u003e\u003cbr /\u003e\r\nPizza and refreshments will be served.\u003c/span\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"contact\"\u003eEliana Yankelev, eyankel1@swarthmore.edu, (610) 328-7674\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"location\"\u003eLang Performing Arts Center : Cinema\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"image\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/displaymedia.aspx?whatToDo=picture&id=4723\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Picture of PalestineIsrael film series\" /\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"thumbnail\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/displaymedia.aspx?whatToDo=picture&thumbnail=thumbnail&thumbnailwidth=100&id=4723&square=N\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Picture of PalestineIsrael film series\" /\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"category\"\u003eAcademic Departments & Programs, Intercultural Center, Public Events, Student Events, Women\u0027s Resouce Center\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"extrainfo\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"sponsor\"\u003ePeace and Conflict Studies, the Provost\u0027s Office, and the Lang Center for Civic and Social Responsibility\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"opento\"\u003eThe Public\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"startdate\"\u003e10/11/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"feedevent\"\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"title\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/EventList.aspx?view=EventDetails&eventidn=16307&information_id=44182&type=&syndicate=syndicate\" target=\"blank\" \u003ePeace and Conflict Studies Presents: Prof. Jo-Anne Hart\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"regspaces\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"enddate\"\u003e10/23/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"starttime\"\u003e7:00 PM\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"endtime\"\u003e8:30 PM\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"recurrence\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"description\"\u003e\u003cspan id=\"docs-internal-guid-c6aaa12f-52af-951a-5d78-0ab61bac71e6\"\u003e\u003c/span\u003e\r\n\u003cp dir=\"ltr\" style=\"line-height: 1.38; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"background-color: transparent; font-size: 12pt; font-weight: 700; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; font-family: \u0027Times New Roman\u0027;\"\u003eJo-Anne Hart\u003c/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-family: \u0027Times New Roman\u0027; font-size: 16px;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; font-family: \u0027Times New Roman\u0027;\"\u003e is adjunct professor at the Watson Institute and professor at Lesley University in Cambridge, MA. She specializes in US security in the Persian Gulf, with particular reference to Iran. \u003c/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"background-color: transparent; white-space: pre-wrap; font-family: \u0027Times New Roman\u0027;\"\u003eHart also works as a practitioner in international conflict resolution: she is active with the international NGO Search for Common Ground, where she also serves on the Board of Directors. She has worked with the US military for more than a decade. Hart has years of experience in simulations, in security decision making exercises both as a participant at the national level and in designing simulations to support her own teaching. She gives briefings to senior military leaders and has lectured widely in the US and abroad.\r\n\u003c/span\u003e\u003cbr /\u003e\r\nHer lecture, \u003cspan style=\"background-color: transparent; font-weight: 700; white-space: pre-wrap;\"\u003eField Notes from Two Decades Pursuing Conflict Transformation Between the US and Iran\u003c/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"background-color: transparent; white-space: pre-wrap;\"\u003e, asks the following question: \u003c/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"white-space: pre-wrap;\"\u003eWhy has it been so difficult to ease the longstanding hostility between the US and Iran despite mutual interests which could be well served?\r\nSpeaking from her own experience taking part in unofficial, so-called Track Two, talks with Iranian negotiators since 1996, Prof. Hart will illustrate the process of seeking conflict resolution. At the same time, she is an invited expert for various US military exercises where she encourages threat reduction with Iran.  Hart will describe the back-channel process she initiated with Iranians and other key stakeholders in the Persian Gulf to avoid a naval incident at sea in those crowded and critical waters.\r\nThis event is open to the public.\u003c/span\u003e\u003c/span\u003e\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cspan style=\"font-family: \u0027Times New Roman\u0027; font-size: 16px;\"\u003e\r\n\u003cbr /\u003e\r\n\u003c/span\u003e\u003cspan id=\"docs-internal-guid-c6aaa12f-52af-951a-5d78-0ab61bac71e6\" style=\"font-family: \u0027Times New Roman\u0027; font-size: 16px;\"\u003e\u003cbr /\u003e\r\n\u003c/span\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"contact\"\u003eEliana Yankelev, eyankel1@swarthmore.edu, (610) 328-7676\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"location\"\u003eKohlberg : Kohlberg, Scheuer Room\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"image\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/displaymedia.aspx?whatToDo=picture&id=4679\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Flags from US and Iran\" /\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"thumbnail\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/displaymedia.aspx?whatToDo=picture&thumbnail=thumbnail&thumbnailwidth=100&id=4679&square=N\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Flags from US and Iran\" /\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"category\"\u003eAcademic Calendar, Academic Departments & Programs, Intercultural Center, Interfaith, Lang Center, Public Events, Student Events\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"extrainfo\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"sponsor\"\u003ePeace and Conflict Studies, History, Political Science, and Islamic Studies\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"opento\"\u003eThe Public\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"startdate\"\u003e10/23/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003c/div\u003e")