All the Middle East’s a Stage, and Jews and Arabs Merely Players

Photo courtesy of Lee Perlman

Dr. Lee Perlman, a research fellow at Tel Aviv University’s Tami Steinmetz Center for Peace Research discusses his new book, “But Abu Ibrahim, We’re Family!”, exploring several theater productions, all with a joint Jewish-Arab component, as a potential backdrop for peace building.



This season of the Tel Aviv Review is made possible by The Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, which promotes humanistic, democratic, and liberal values in the social discourse in Israel.

Tel Aviv Review is also supported by the Public Discourse Grant from the Israel Institute, which is dedicated to strengthening the field of Israel Studies in order to promote knowledge and enhance understanding of modern Israel.

1 comment on “All the Middle East’s a Stage, and Jews and Arabs Merely Players

  1. Ari Roth says:

    Superb piece. Grateful for this incredibly enlightened program. Keep up this good work!
    We’re listening all the way over here in Washington, DC!

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