Chicago Palestinian Series: Professor Iymen Chehade

June 29, 2018 Director Colette Ghunim, Producer Miasarah Lai

Chicago-based professor Iymen Chehade is devoted to telling the story of Palestine and the fight against Israeli apartheid through college classrooms and his new project, Uprising Theater, a space where art will amplify struggles for social justice. "When you work on Palestine here, it's as if you're resisting over there."

This video is part of director Colette Ghunim's newest film, Traces of Home. Follow her journey to find her parents' original houses in Palestine and Mexico, which they were forced to leave decades ago. 

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