Lorenzo Kamel

Lorenzo Kamel

Lorenzo Kamel is a Middle Eastern historian. He is Research Fellow at Harvard University's Center for Middle Eastern Studies and Senior Researcher at the Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI). He published six books on Middle Eastern and Mediterranean affairs, including 'Imperial perceptions of Palestine: British Influence and Power in Late Ottoman Times' (I.B. Tauris, 2015) and 'Arab Spring and Peripheries: a Decentring Research Agenda'.

The 2019 Shortlist

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