Patrons

Dr Swee Chai Ang

A founding Trustee of Medical Aid for Palestinians (MAP), Dr Ang is an orthopaedic consultant surgeon at the London and St Bartholomew's Hospital Trust. Working in Beirut during the 1982 invasion, she also witnessed and survived the massacre at...

Alan Waddams

Alan Waddams worked for 35 years with the EU in economic and diplomatic posts in numerous places, including five and a half years as EU Ambassador in Syria in the nineties. Practically all the countries he served in were Muslim, from Kazakhstan...

Professor Eugene Rogan

Eugene Rogan is Director of the Middle East Centre at St Antony’s College, University of Oxford.  He taught at Boston College and Sarah Lawrence College before taking up his post in Oxford in 1991, where he teaches the modern history of...

Michael Mansfield QC

Michael Mansfield QC is a Barrister and head of Chambers at Mansfield Chambers. He is also a member of the Russell Tribunal on Palestine. He is currently the President of the Haldane Society of Socialist Lawyers, and is a Professor at Law at City...

Azzam Tamimi

Dr Azzam Tamimi is a British Palestinian academic and political activist. He is currently the Chairman of Al-Hiwar TV Channel and is its Editor in Chief. Dr Tamimi has written several books on Middle Eastern and Islamic politics,...

Past Winners

  • In the Land of My Birth: A Palestinian Boyhood
  • Balfour in the Dock: J.M.N. Jeffries & the Case for the Prosecution
  • Brothers Apart: Palestinian citizens of Israel and the Arab world
  • The Great War and the Remaking of Palestine
  • On the Arab-Jew, Palestine, and other displacements
  • Gaza under Hamas: From Islamic Democracy to Islamist Governance
  • The Commander: Fawzi Al-Qawuqji and the fight for Arab Independence 1914-1948
  • Drawing the Kafr Qasem Massacre
  • The Biggest Prison on Earth: A History of the Occupied Territories
  • Palestinians in Syria: Nakba Memories of Shattered Communities