Henry Bell

Henry Bell

Henry Bell is a writer and editor. He works for an arts festival; runs a regular night of music and poetry called Fail Better; and has had his writing produced at the Oran Mor. Over the last three years he has been working on cultural exchange projects between Scotland and Palestine. He co-edited A Bird is not a Stone, an anthology of translated contemporary Palestinian poetry and is also the editor of Tip Tap Flat and Gutter Magazine. You can see his new play 'Lifted' at the Edinburgh Fringe 2015.

The 2019 Shortlist

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