Marlene Gallner is currently completing her graduate degree in Austrian Studies at the University of Vienna. Her research interests include varied faces of antisemitism including anti-Zionism, social philosophy and Critical theory. She has worked at the Moshe Kantor Center for the Study of Contemporary European Jewry at Tel Aviv University, and has organised a number of conferences and seminars on antisemitism and the aftermath of National Socialism at the University of Vienna and in summer camps in Germany, Austria and Israel.
Our Voice of the Fortnight is Deputy Editor Samuel Nurding speaking with Anders Persson, senior lecturer at Linnaeus University and author of the new book, ‘EU Diplomacy and the Israeli-Arab Conflict, 1967-2019‘ (Edinburgh University press, 2020). The two discuss the EU’s role in the conflict over the last 50 years, the impact of the UAE and Bahrain peace deals on EU policy toward the conflict, and how the EU has contributed to the development of Israel.