Issam Nassar

Issam Nassar

Issam Nassar is a Palestinian historian of photography and the Middle East. He is associate professor of History at Illinois State University and a research fellow at the Institute of Jerusalem Studies. Nassar is also associate editor of the Journal Jerusalem Quarterly and has authored many books, among them European Portrayals of Jerusalem.

The 2019 Shortlist

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