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Return: A Palestinian Memoir

Return: A Palestinian Memoir

Author(s):

Ghada Karmi

Publisher:

Verso Books

Published:

May 2015
An extraordinary memoir of exile and the impossibility of finding home. After growing up in Britain following exile from Palestine in 1948, Karmi returns to her homeland in the hope of helping with the peace process and the possibility of a...

The Blue Between Sky and Water

The Blue Between Sky and Water

Author(s):

Susan Abulhawa

Publisher:

Bloomsbury USA

Published:

June 2015
It is 1947, and Beit Daras, a quiet village in Palestine surrounded by olive groves, is home to the Baraka family. Eldest daughter Nazmiyeh looks after her widowed mother, prone to wandering and strange outbursts, while her brother Mamdouh tends...

Palestine in Black and White

Palestine in Black and White

Publisher:

Saqi Books

Published:

February 2018
Palestine in Black and White is an intimate and powerful portrayal of life under occupation from one of the most talented cartoonists working today. Mohammad Sabaaneh has gained worldwide renown for his black and white sketches. His stark...

The 51 Day War: Resistance and Ruin in Gaza

The 51 Day War: Resistance and Ruin in Gaza

Author(s):

Max Blumenthal

Publisher:

Verso Books

Published:

July 2015
Beginning July 8, 2014, Israel launched air strikes and a ground invasion of Gaza that lasted fifty-one days, leaving over 2,000 people dead, the vast majority of whom were civilians. During the assault, at least 10,000 homes were destroyed and,...

A Modest Proposal…

A Modest Proposal…

Publisher:

Skyscraper Publications

Published:

May 2018
May 15th 2018 marks the 70th anniversary of the declaration of independence by the government of the new state of Israel, which was created by taking over more than half of the area of Palestine, and expelling 750,000 Palestinians. In the...

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