Annemarie Young

Annemarie Young is a writer and editor of nonfiction for older children and fiction for young readers. She was a publisher for twenty years at Cambridge University Press. She is the editor of the Refugee Diaries series and the...

Anthony Robinson

Anthony Robinson is a former teacher and a full-time writer of books for children, including the award-winning Refugee Diaries series and Street Children, a portrait of six families living on the streets of Zimbabwe,...

Ariel Handel is the director of the Lexicon for Political Theory project, and the co-director of the Minerva Humanities Centre at Tel Aviv University. His main research interests include political geography, spatial violence, and Middle...

Ashley Dawson

Ashley Dawson is a professor of English at CUNY’s Graduate Center and at the College of Staten Island/CUNY. He is also the former editor of the AAUP’s Journal of Academic Freedom.

Atef Abu Saif

Atef Abu Saif was born in Jabalia refugee camp in the Gaza Strip in 1973. He holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Birzeit, a Master’s degree from the University of Bradford and a PhD in Political and Social Science from the...

Avi Shlaim was born in Baghdad and grew up in Israel. He is now a Professor of International Relations at St Antony's College, Oxford. His previous books include Collusion Across the Jordan (winner of the 1998 Political Studies Association's...

Ben Ehrenreich

Ben Ehrenreich is the author of two novels. His writing has appeared in Harper's, the New York Times Magazine and the London Review of Books, among others. Ehrenreich is a recipient of the National Magazine Award and lives in Los Angeles.

Ben White

Ben White is a freelance journalist, writer and activist, specialising in Palestine/Israel. He has been visiting the region since 2003 and his articles have been widely published in the likes of The Guardian’s Comment is free, Al Jazeera,...

Bernard Regan

Bernard Regan served for twenty-five years on the National Executive of the National Union of Teachers. He has been publicly campaigning in support of the rights of the Palestinian people to self-determination since 1982, for much of that time as...

The 2018 Shortlist

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

Recommended Reading

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