Mohammed Omer

Mohammed Omer

Mohammed Omer has PhD in media communications. Previously at at Columbia University, Center of Middle Eastern Studies at Harvard University.  Journalist reporting for numerous newspapers and journals in US, Scandinavia, and Germany, including The New York TimesThe Nation, Al Jazeera, Aftenbladet and Jung Welt. He is the recipient of several international awards including the Martha Gellhorn Prize for Journalism

The 2019 Shortlist

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