Dr Azzam Tamimi

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, including Power-Sharing IslamIslam and Secularism in the Middle East, Rachid Ghannouchi, Democrat within Islamism and Hamas: A History from Within.

The 2018 Shortlist

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

Recommended Reading

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