2018

A Blade Of Grass: New Palestinian Poetry

A Blade Of Grass: New Palestinian Poetry

Author(s):

Naomi Foyle

Publisher:

Smokestack Books

Published:

November 2017
A blade of grass brings together, in english and in arabic, new work by poets from the occupied west bank and gaza, from the palestinian diaspora and from within the disputed borders of israel. Featuring...

Gaza: An Inquest into its Martyrdom

Gaza: An Inquest into its Martyrdom

Publisher:

University Of California Press

Published:

January 2018
The Gaza Strip is among the most densely populated places in the world. More than two-thirds of its inhabitants are refugees, and more than half are under eighteen years of age. Since 2004, Israel has launched eight devastating...

I Don't Want This Poem to End

I Don't Want This Poem to End

Publisher:

Skyscraper Publications

Published:

July 2017
When Mahmoud Darwish died unexpectedly after heart surgery in 2008, he left behind a towering reputation as Palestine’s national poet, and a selection of poems which have never been translated into English. His close friend, Professor...

The 2019 Shortlist

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