It is our great pleasure to announce the shortlist for the MEMO Palestine Book Awards 2013. The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony in November this year. Congratulations to all those shortlisted and commiserations to those who did not make it this year.
In alphabetical order, the shortlisted authors are:
- The Rise and Fall of Human Rights - Lori Allen (Stanford University Press)
- The Gaza Kitchen: a Palestinian Culinary Journey - Laila el Haddad and Maggie Schmitt (Just World Books)
- Seeking Palestine - edited by Penny Johnson and Raja Shehadeh (Olive Branch Press/Interlink Publishing Group USA; Originally published by Women Unlimited, India)
- Brokers of Deceit - Rashid Khalidi (Beacon Press)
- Meet me in Gaza - Louisa Waugh (Saqi Books)
More details to follow soon