Menahem Brinker

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Menahem Brinker is the ideological founder of the Israeli peace movement and professor of philosophy and literature at the Hebrew University and the University of Chicago.  The author of  books on aesthetics, philosophy, and literature, he is Founding Editor of the monthly pro-peace journal Emda and a key member of the Peace Now Jerusalem branch. He has received the Israeli Prize for research in Hebrew and Comparative Literature (2004).

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