Björn Brenner

Björn Brenner

Björn Brenner is Lecturer at the Swedish Defence University in Stockholm and Research Fellow at Institut français du Proche-Orient in Amman, Jordan. He holds a doctorate in Peace and Development Studies from the University of Gothenburg and an MA in Political Science from Uppsala University. He is the author of numerous articles on Palestinian and Israeli politics and he is a frequent commentator in the media on Middle Eastern affairs. 

The 2019 Shortlist

  • Zaitoun: Recipes and Stories from the Palestinian Kitchen
  • Nabil Anani: Palestine, Land and People
  • Palestinian Women's Activism: Nationalism, Secularism, Islamism
  • Palestinian Cinema in the Days of Revolution
  • Justice for Some: Law and the Question of Palestine
  • The Parisan
  • Stone Men: The Palestinians who built Israel