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Skidmore College
Jacob Perlow Series

"The Crisis of Zionism"

Panel discussion featuring Peter Beinart

Thursday, November 8, 2012
Gannett Auditorium, Palamountain Hall


  • Senior Political Writer at The Daily Beast
  • Senior Fellow at the New America Foundation
  • Associate Professor of Journalism & Political Science at City University of New York

BeinartJoin us for a very lively evening with Peter Beinart, featured speaker for the Fall 2012 Jacob Perlow Lecture Series. Beinart addresses politics, the presidency, elections, and the American Jewish establishment. The evening will feature a talk by Beinart on his latest book, The Crisis of Zionism and a panel discussion with Robert Boyers, English Professor and editor of Salmagundi Magazine and Jennifer Delton, Professor of History. An audience question-and-answer period invites your participation. A reception and book signing will follow. Don't miss it!

About Peter Beinart: Peter Beinart is hailed as a wunderkind by peers, colleagues, and politicos. Beinart burst onto the punditry scene immediately after graduating from Oxford in 1995.  Since then, he has been editor of The New Republic magazine, written widely acclaimed books, and been a featured player on the television news circuit for his expertise and articulate analysis.