Constellations # 2 – Ronit Lentin

Dr Ronit Lentin is an activist, a writer and a former Associate Professor of Sociology at Trinity College Dublin.
She has been an active voice for the freedom of the Palestinian people.
She was born in Haifa prior to the establishment of the State of Israel and has lived in Ireland since 1969. She is a political sociologist and a writer of fiction and non-fiction books.
She was the Head of the Sociology Department and the director of the MPhil in Race. Ethnicity, Conflict at Trinity College Dublin. She is also the co-founder of the Trinity Immigration Initiative.
Ronit has published extensively on racism in Ireland, Israel and Palestine, gender and genocide.
Her research has been focused on the issues of Israel and Palestine; racism and immigration in Ireland; migrant-led activism, Israel; gender and the Holocaust; gender and genocide and feminist research methodologies.
If you are interested in knowing a bit more about Ronit’s work and research you can find her online here