Sunday Spirituality Series: Spiritual Approaches to Creating Peace in the Middle East

Broadcast on July 28, 2013
With Aliza Hava & Ilana Meallem

Aliza Hava

Performing Songwriter; Producer; Director - Peace Day LIVE & Harmony in the Holy Land; Alt. Representative to the UN and Israel for the World Peace Prayer Society;

Aliza Hava is an award-winning singer/songwriter and leader of the Bay Area folk-rock project, *Eve of Eden*.  Her songs emphasize the power of music as a tool for social change and have been featured on compilations with songwriting luminaries such as Jackson Browne and Lucinda Williams, as well as in Sharon Stone’s award-winning documentary, *FEMME: Women Healing the World*.  A lifelong activist, Hava’s extensive work with musicians for peace in the Middle East earned her a Human Spirit Award from the international NGO, *Talent for Humanity*.  Her newly released Eve of Eden EP, *Songs for Social Change*, features the singles *Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.*, *Water to Fire, (*a song for Standing Rock), and *I Vote!*, a collaboration with NYC-based hip-hop artist, Spiritchild.