J Street: The Art of the Possible—A film by Ben Avishai & Ken Winikur

The Paramount Center at Emerson College, 559 Washington St., Boston
  • Film at 7 pm
  • Doors at 6 pm
This gripping political documentary takes viewers inside the world of lobbying as it tracks a young, progressive advocacy group, presenting an alternative voice to the pro-Israel establishment and pushing the Obama administration to take a more active role in negotiating a two-state solution. 
Joining the filmmakers for a post screening discussion will be renowned Israeli journalist Danny Rubenstein and noted author and lecturer Bernard Avishai. 

Tickets are free but must be reserved at http://tinyurl.com/aotpboston.

Danny Rubinstein is Israel's longest serving West Bank correspondent, and former editor of  Ha'aretz Daily after a long career as a senior commentator on Palestinian affairs. Having covered the West Bank and Gaza since they fell under Israeli occupation in 1967, Rubinstein is one of the most trusted and respected experts worldwide on Israeli-Palestinian relations. 
Bernard Avishai is an adjunct professor at Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Dartmouth College.  Avishai has covered the Middle East, writing for publications like The New Yorker and Harvard Business Review, and is the author of three books on Israel including his latest, The Hebrew Republic.