2016

Night In Gaza

Night In Gaza

Author(s):

Dr. Mads Gilbert

Publisher:

Skyscraper Publications

Published:

July 2015
In the summer of 2014, Gaza was attacked by Israel for the fourth time since 2006. This attack lasted fifty-one days. Mads Gilbert, a Norwegian doctor, had worked at al-shifa hospital during each previous conflict, and in July 2014 he...

Gaza As Metaphor

Gaza As Metaphor

Author(s):

Dina Matar

Editor(s):

Dina Matar

Publisher:

Hurst Publishers

Published:

March 2016
Open-air prison, terror, resistance, occupation, siege, trauma, bare humanity: irrespective of when, where, and to whom the word is uttered, Gaza immediately evokes an abundance of metaphors. Written by journalists, writers,...

Apartheid in Palestine

Apartheid in Palestine

Author(s):

Ghada Ageel

Publisher:

University of Alberta Press

Published:

January 2016
There are more than two sides to the conflict between Palestine and Israel. There are millions. Millions of lives, voices and stories behind the enduring struggle in Israel and Palestine, yet, the easy binary of Palestine vs. Israel on which the...

Losing Israel

Losing Israel

Author(s):

Jasmine Donahaye

Publisher:

Seren Books

Published:

June 2015
In a chance conversation with her mother, Jasmine Donahaye stumbled upon the collusion of her family in the displacement of Palestinians in 1948. She set out to learn the story of what happened, and discovered an earlier and rarely discussed piece...

Unholyland: the trilogy

Unholyland: the trilogy

Author(s):

Aiden Andrew Dun

Publisher:

Skyscraper Publications

Published:

May 2016
Through the story of two lovers, Mosh and Jalilah, this verse novel encapsulates the personal tragedy of the Palestine-Israel conflict. Set in the popular music culture of modern Palestine, using rap rhythms and the sonnet form, Aidan Andrew...

The 2019 Shortlist

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