Authors

 Alan Dowty

Alan Dowty is Professor Emeritus of Political Science at the University of Notre Dame. He is author of The Jewish State: A Century Later and Israel/Palestine. 

 George Abraham

George Abraham is a diasporic Palestinian writer and Bioengineering PhD candidate at Harvard University. He is a Kundiman fellow and winner of the 2018 Cosmonauts Avenue Poetry prize. Their first full-length poetry collection, Birthright, is...

 Kamal Boullata

Born in Jerusalem, in 1942, Kamal Boullata has created a body of work in which the Palestinian identity and the conditions of exile form the basis of his artistic explorations.Early in his career, Boullata developed a distinct...

 Menachem Klein

Menachem Klein teaches in the Department of Political Science, Bar-Ilan University, Israel, and was a team member of the Geneva Initiative Negotiations in 2003. He has advised both the Israeli government and the Israeli delegation for...

 Rajie Cook

Rajie Cook is an internationally recognized graphic designer, artist, and activist—and the son of Najeeb and Jaleela Cook from Ramallah, Palestine. In 1967, he cofounded Cook and Shanosky Associates, Inc., a design firm, in New York City. He...

 Rawia Bishara

Rawia Bishara is a Palestinian-American who opened a Middle Eastern restaurant, Tanoreen in Brooklyn in 1988. As chef of the highly rated restaurant and through her cookbooks she has aimed to recreate the flavours of her mother’s cooking and...

 Sami Tamimi

Sami Tamimi was born and raised in Jerusalem and was immersed in food from childhood. He started his career as commis-chef in a Jerusalem hotel and worked his way up, through many restaurants and ethnic traditions, to become head chef of Lilith,...

Abduwahid Lulua

Prize-winning author, Abduwahid Lulua, was born in Mowsil, Iraq in 1931. He studied English at Baghdad University, B.A. (Hons.), Harvard, Ed.M. English, and Western Reserve, Cleveland, Ohio, Ph.D. While teaching at seven Arab universities, as well...

Adam Tangent (Simon Pickering)

Gaza On My Mind is Adam Tangent’s fourth book. (Adam Tangent is Simon Pickering’s pen name.) He began writing as a form of therapy, on the train home from his job as a school teacher - an antidote to difficult teenagers and pointless...

Adel Safty

Adel Safty is Distinguished Visiting Professor at the Russian Academy of Public Administration, Novosibirsk, Russia and has served as Head of UN Mission in Amman.