Haifa Zangana

Haifa Zangana

Haifa Zangana is a Kurdish-Iraqi novelist, writer and activist. Among her works are City of Widows: An Iraqi woman's account of war and resistance and War With No End.

She has advised the UNDP and Brussels Tribunal and is a contributor to European and Arabic publications such as The Guardian, Al Quds and Al Ahram.

Past Winners

  • Palestinians in Syria: Nakba Memories of Shattered Communities
  • I Remember My Name
  • Being Palestinian: Personal Reflections on Palestinian Identity in the Diaspora
  • Imperial Perceptions: British influence and power in late Ottoman times
  • Gaza: A History
  • Jerusalem Interrupted: Modernity and Colonial Transformation
  • The Palestinians: Photographs of a Land and its People from 1839 to the Present Day
  •  The Battle for Justice in Palestine
  • Refugees of Revolution: Experiences of Exile
  • The Storyteller of Jerusalem: The Life and Times of Wasif Jawhariyyeh, 1904-1948