Alain Epp Weaver

Alain Epp Weaver, Lancaster, Pa., has worked in strategic planning for the past decade in the Mennonite Central Committee office in Akron, Pa. Previous to that, he spent 11 years in the Middle East with MCC, teaching English in a Catholic school in the West Bank, coordinating programs in Gaza, and directing programs in Israel-Palestine, Jordan and Iraq. Epp Weaver has degrees from Bethel College and the University of Chicago (master’s and doctoral). He is the author of four books, the most recent being Mapping Exile and Return: Palestinian Dispossession and a Political Theology for a Shared Future (Fortress, 2014). He gave the 2019 Menno Simons Lectures at Bethel College, Oct. 27-29.

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