Our friends at the Social Responsibilities Round Table announce a program that “directly relates to freedom of expression and intellectual freedom.”
Palestinian Libraries Under Occupation
Sunday, June 26
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
HYATT Regency Orlando, Room Barrel Springs II
Two prominent Palestinian librarians– Randa Kamal, Director of libraries at Al-Quds University in Jerusalem and President of the Palestinian Library Association, and Diana Sayej-Naser, Director of the Main Library at Birzeit University and General Coordinator of the Palestinian Library and Information Consortium (PALICO)—will speak. They will talk about the special problems confronting Palestinian libraries, what Palestinian librarians are doing to address those problems, and what the international library community can do to help.