Al Jazeera reporter to speak at City College

Originally posted on on Oct. 17, 2015

City College will play host Oct. 21 to a Bay Area-based independent journalist working for Al Jazeera English.

Charlotte Silver, who used to live in West Bank, Palestine, is a frequent contributor for Al Jazeera English and “Electronic Intifada.” In addition, she is also a contributor to “Gaza Unsilenced,” an anthology of stories from people inside and outside the Gaza Strip.

The event, sponsored by the International Studies Program and the Culture Awareness Center, will be held from 1:30 – 2:50 p.m. in PAC 106. Students in need of special accommodations, please contact DSPS at 916-558-2087. For more information, contact professor Riad Bahhur at

To read Silver’s work for Al Jazeera, visit her blog at “The Electronic Intifada,”

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