Brodsky Library welcomes Mideast scholar David Makovsky

David Makovsky

The Saul Brodsky Jewish Community Library will welcome noted Mideast scholar David Makovsky for the library’s annual Lazaroff Lecture, focusing this year on “Israel in a Turbulent Middle East:  A Preliminary Assessment.” The talk takes place at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15 at the library, located in the Jewish Federation Kopolow Building, 12 Millstone Campus Drive. 

Makovsky, a native St. Louisan, is a Ziegler Distinguished Fellow and Director of the Project on the Middle East Peace Process at the Washington Institute. He appears frequently in the media to comment on Arab-Israeli affairs. He is the author of “Myths, Illusions, and Peace: Finding a New Direction for America in the Middle East” and “Making Peace with the PLO.”   

The cost is $7 per person; free to Friends of the Library. 

RSVPs required to 314-442-3720 or [email protected]

The talk is funded by the Brodsky Library’s Morris and Ann Lazaroff Endowment.