Sandy Tolan

Sandy Tolan

Sandy Tolan is a teacher and radio documentary producer and the author of The Lemon Tree: An Arab, A Jew, and the Heart of the Middle East ). Sandy has reported from more than 30 countries, especially in the Middle East, Latin America, the Balkans, and Eastern Europe.  Sandy is associate professor at the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism at USC. From 2000-2007, he taught international reporting and radio at the Graduate School of Journalism at the University of California-Berkeley.

The 2019 Shortlist

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