Book Discussion on Prisoners

Jeffrey Goldberg talked about his book, Prisoners: A Muslim and a Jew Across the Middle East Divide, published by Knopf. The author,… read more

Jeffrey Goldberg talked about his book, Prisoners: A Muslim and a Jew Across the Middle East Divide, published by Knopf. The author, an American-born Jew, became a Zionist as a teen and eventually moved to Israel with plans to defend the Jewish homeland. He described a friendship he forged with a Palestinian prisoner named Rafiq while serving as a prison guard in Israel. He talked about the dynamics of their friendship and examined the issues dividing the Middle East. After his presentation he responded to audience members' questions. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on Prisoners

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Program ID:
195954-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 10, 2007
Last Aired:
Dec 1, 2007

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  • Sep 10, 2007 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 16, 2007 | 1:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 01, 2007 | 9:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
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