Attend an evening with our shortlisted authors

29 October 2015

MEMO readers are invited to attend an evening with 5 of the 7 shortlisted authors for the Palestine Book Awards at 7pm, on the 18th November 2015 at the P21 Gallery (21 Chalton St, London NW1 1JD). The evening will be chaired by Prof. Eugene Rogan, Director of the Middle East Centre at St Antony's College, Oxford.

The informal evening will be a great chance for the shortlisted authors to speak about their works and for people to present their questions and network with the authors and team.

All shortlisted books will be on sale on the evening.

More information on the Palestine Book Awards or if you’d like to find out more details about this year’s entries please click here.

The event is free; we request for you to send your RSVP by no later than the 10th November if you would like to attend this exclusive event. If you require any further information, or to RSVP, please contact Yasmina Allouche ([email protected] ; 020 8838 0231).

Winners of the Palestine Book Awards

  • They Called Me a Lioness: A Palestinian Girl's Fight for Freedom
  • I Sing From the Window of Exile
  • Imagining Palestine: Cultures of Exile and National Identity
  • Transnational Palestine: Migration and the Right of Return before 1948
  • Among the Almond Trees: A Palestinian Memoir
  • Things You May Find Hidden in My Ear: Poems from Gaza
  • Tolerance Is a Wasteland: Palestine and the Culture of Denial
  • Reclaiming Humanity in Palestinian Hunger Strikes : Revolutionary Subjectivity and Decolonizing the Body
  • Psychoanalysis under occupation: practicing resistance in Palestine
  • Power born of dreams: my story is palestine
  • Al-Haq: A Global History of the First Palestinian Human Rights Organization
  • Sambac Beneath Unlikely Skies
  • Places of Mind: A life of Edward Said
  • Except for Palestine: The limits of progressive politics
  • A history of Palestinian Islamic Jihad: Faith, awareness, and revolution in the middle east
  • Wondrous Journeys in Strange Lands
  • Against the Loveless World
  • The Hundred Years' War on Palestine: A History of Settler Colonialism and Resistance, 1917–2017
  • Life in a Country Album
  •  There Where You Are Not