Sawad Hussain studied Middle Eastern studies at Tufts University and Arabic literature at SOAS, London. She has translated, among others, Fadi Zaghmout’s novel Heaven on Earth (2017). She lives in Cambridge. (Preferred pronoun: she/her)

Sayed Kashua

Sayed Kashua is the author of the novels Dancing Arabs, Let It Be Morning, which was shortlisted for the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, and Exposure, winner of the prestigious Bernstein Prize. He is a columnist for Haaretz and the...

Sa’ed Atshan

Sa’ed Atshan is Assistant Professor of Peace and Conflict Studies at Swarthmore College. He is the author of Queer Palestine and the Empire of Critique

Selim Nassib

Selim Nassib (b. 1946), a Franco-Lebanese writer, is a journalist for Libération. A connoisseur of the Middle East, he is the author of the novels I Loved You for Your Voice and The Palestinian Lover (Europa Editions). He lives in Paris....

Seth Anziska

Seth Anziska is the Mohamed S. Farsi-Polonsky Lecturer in Jewish-Muslim Relations at University College London and a Visiting Fellow at the US/Middle East Project. His research and teaching focuses on the international history of the modern Middle...

Sharon Rotbard

Sharon Rotbard is an architect, activist, writer and publisher based in South Tel Aviv. He is a senior lecturer at the Bezalel Academy in Jerusalem, and Chair of Architecture at CARE School of Architecture at Tiruchirappalli in Tamil Nadu, India.

Sherene Seikaly

Sherene Seikaly is an Assistant Professor of History at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Seikaly is the editor of the Arab Studies Journal, co-founder and co-editor of Jadaliyya e-zine, an editor ofJournal of...

Shirabe Yamada

Shirabe Yamada is the Executive Director of Sunbula and has worked extensively with grassroots women’s groups across Palestine in vitalizing local crafts heritage.