Speakers

The projects changing perceptions.

This Year's Speakers

 

Anthony Bourdain

In the season premiere of CNN's "Parts Unknown," Bourdain and crew make their first trip to Israel, the West Bank and Gaza.

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Marvel Entertainment

In November 2013, Marvel Comics announced it would introduce "Kamala Khan," a teenage Muslim girl from Jersey City, NJ, as the comic book series' newest iconic "Ms. Marvel" character.

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Omar

A 2014 Oscar nominee for Best Foreign Film, "Omar" revolves about a young Palestinian freedom fighter who agrees to work as an informant after he's tricked into an admission of guilt by association in the wake of an Israeli soldier's killing.

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Valentino's Ghost

This powerful documentary examines how America's foreign policy agenda in the Middle East drives the Hollywood portrayals of Arabs and Muslims.

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