Executive Committee

Victoria Brittain

Victoria Brittain is an author and journalist who has lived for many years in Africa and Asia. She is a former associate foreign editor of the The Guardian and a contributor over many years to specialist magazines and websites in France and the...

Haifa Zangana

Haifa Zangana is an Iraqi author and activist.  Among her books: Women on a Journey: Between Baghdad and London,  Dreaming of Baghdad and City of widows: an Iraqi woman account of war and resistance. She edited "Party for Thaera;...

Dr Daud Abdullah

Dr Daud Abdullah is the Director of Middle East Monitor, our host organisation. Dr Abdullah served as Deputy Secretary General of the Muslim Council of Britain from 2006-2010. Dr Abdullah has published several books and articles on Islam and the...

The 2019 Shortlist

  • The Parisan
  • Nabil Anani: Palestine, Land and People
  • Stone Men: The Palestinians who built Israel
  • Palestinian Cinema in the Days of Revolution
  • Palestinian Women's Activism: Nationalism, Secularism, Islamism
  • Zaitoun: Recipes and Stories from the Palestinian Kitchen
  • Palestinian Cinema in the Days of the Revolution
  • Justice for Some: Law and the Question of Palestine