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Submissions open for 2017

Thursday, 26 January 2017

Submissions open for 2017
Middle East Monitor's (MEMO) Palestine Book Awards are back for a sixth year and invite you to submit your best...

Submissions open for 2016

Friday, 29 January 2016

Submissions open for 2016
Middle East Monitor's (MEMO) Palestine Book Awards are back for a fifth year and invites you to submit your best...

The 2017 Shortlist

  • The Way to the Spring: Life and Death in Palestine
  • Gaza under Hamas: From Islamic Democracy to Islamist Governance
  • The Commander: Fawzi Al-Qawuqji and the fight for Arab Independence 1914-1948
  • On the Arab-Jew, Palestine, and other displacements
  • The Biggest Prison on Earth: A History of the Occupied Territories
  • Code Name: Butterfly
  • Drawing the Kafr Qasem Massacre
  • The Oslo Accords
  • Balcony on the Moon: Coming of Age in Palestine

Past Winners

  • 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
  • The Palestinians: Photographs of a Land and its People from 1839 to the Present Day
  •  The Battle for Justice in Palestine
  • Refugees of Revolution: Experiences of Exile
  • The Storyteller of Jerusalem: The Life and Times of Wasif Jawhariyyeh, 1904-1948