MEMO in conversation with Rifk Ebeid

30 September 2020

Watch our conversation with Palestinian-American children's author and Palestine Book Awards nominee for 2020 Rifk Ebeid on her book "Baba, what does my name mean?" discussing the role of indigenous cultures in writing their own narratives, particularly in the genre of children's literature.

Rifk has a JD from George Mason University, an MA in Human Rights Studies from Columbia University, and an MA in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Northern Colorado. She has worked extensively in the field of human rights and media advocacy with various human rights organizations in the US, Jerusalem, and the UAE.