Seeking Palestine: New Palestinian Writing on Exile and Home

2013 winner
Seeking Palestine: New Palestinian Writing on Exile and Home
Publisher: Interlink Books
Published Date: April 2013
ISBN-13: 978-1566569064

How do Palestinians live and reflect on home and exile in this period of stateless and transitory Palestine with a sharp escalation in Israeli state violence? In this volume of new writing, fifteen Palestinian writers- essayists, poets, novelists, critics, artists - respond with their reflections, experiences and polemics.

Winner of the Palestine Book Awards 2013: General Prize


Past Winners

  • The Parisan
  • Justice for Some: Law and the Question of Palestine
  • Stone Men: The Palestinians who built Israel
  • Nabil Anani: Palestine, Land and People
  • Where the Bird Disappeared
  • In the Land of My Birth: A Palestinian Boyhood
  • Balfour in the Dock: J.M.N. Jeffries & the Case for the Prosecution
  • Brothers Apart: Palestinian citizens of Israel and the Arab world
  • The Great War and the Remaking of Palestine
  • On the Arab-Jew, Palestine, and other displacements
  • Gaza under Hamas: From Islamic Democracy to Islamist Governance
  • The Commander: Fawzi Al-Qawuqji and the fight for Arab Independence 1914-1948
  • Drawing the Kafr Qasem Massacre
  • The Biggest Prison on Earth: A History of the Occupied Territories
  • Palestinians in Syria: Nakba Memories of Shattered Communities
  • I Remember My Name
  • Being Palestinian: Personal Reflections on Palestinian Identity in the Diaspora
  • Imperial Perceptions: British influence and power in late Ottoman times
  • Gaza: A History
  • Jerusalem Interrupted: Modernity and Colonial Transformation