2017

The State of Palestine a critical analysis

The State of Palestine a critical analysis

Author(s):

Dr. Philip Leech

Publisher:

Routledge

Published:

July 2016
The Palestinian national movement reached a dead end and came close to disintegration at the beginning of the present century. This critical analysis of internal Palestinian politics in the West Bank traces the re-emergence of the Palestinian...

The Parachute Paradox

The Parachute Paradox

Author(s):

Steve Sabella

Publisher:

Kerber Verlag

Published:

September 2016
The parachute paradox tells the life story of artist Steve Sabella (1975), who was born in Jerusalem’s old city and raised under Israeli occupation. After living through both intifadas, being kidnapped in Gaza, and learning to navigate...

The Dream: a Diary of the film

The Dream: a Diary of the film

Author(s):

Mohammad Malas

Publisher:

The American University In Cairo Press

Published:

November 2016
In 1980, Syrian filmmaker Mohammad Malas travelled to Lebanon to film a documentary of interviews with Palestinians of the refugee camps around Beirut about their dreams. The Dream: A Diary of the Film is Malas’ haunting chronicle of his...

Space and Mobility in Palestine

Space and Mobility in Palestine

Author(s):

Julie Peteet

Publisher:

Indiana University Press

Published:

January 2017
Professor Julie Peteet believes that the concept of mobility is key to understanding how place and space act as forms of power, identity, and meaning among Palestinians in Israel today. In space and mobility in Palestine, she investigates how...

Lawrence of Arabia's War

Lawrence of Arabia's War

Author(s):

Neil Faulkner

Publisher:

Yale University Press

Published:

April 2017
A wealth of new research and thinking on Lawrence, the Arab Revolt, and World War One in the Middle East, providing essential background to today's violent conflicts. Rarely is a book published that revises our understanding of an entire world...

Palestine's Horizon: Toward a Just Peace

Palestine's Horizon: Toward a Just Peace

Author(s):

Richard Falk

Publisher:

Pluto Press

Published:

March 2017
Richard Falk, former UN Special Rapporteur for Palestine (2008-2014), has dedicated much of his life to the study of the Israel/Palestine conflict. In Palestine's Horizon, he brings his experiences to bear on one of the most controversial issues...

The 2019 Shortlist

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