Samah Sabawi

Samah Sabawi

Samah Sabawi is Palestinian-Canadian-Australian writer, commentator and playwright. She is a policy advisor to the Palestinian policy network, AlShabaka, and former public advocate for Australians for Palestine and held the position of Executive Director and Media Spokesperson for the National Council on Canada Arab Relations (NCCAR) and Subject Matter Expert (SME) on the Middle East's cultural and political landscape for the Canadian Foreign Service Institute’s Center for Intercultural Learning

The 2019 Shortlist

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