Elias Sanbar

Elias Sanbar

Elias Sanbar is a Palestinian historian, poet, and essayist who has taught in Lebanon and at Princeton University. He is currently the Palestinian ambassador to UNESCO.

The 2018 Shortlist

  •  The Great War and the Remaking of Palestine
  • Brothers Apart: Palestinian citizens of Israel and the Arab world
  • In the Land of My Birth: A Palestinian Boyhood
  • Hamas Contained: The Rise and Pacification of Palestinian Resistance
  • Enclosure: Palestinian landscapes in a historical mirror
  • Balfour in the Dock: J.M.N. Jeffries & the Case for the Prosecution

Recommended Reading

  • Jerusalem stands alone
  • P is for Palestine
  • The Palestinian Table
  • Employing the enemy: The Story of Palestinian labourers on Israeli settlements
  • The Palestinian Table
  • P is for Palestine: A Palestine Alphabet Book