Showing results 1 - 10 of 25

Cover of A land with a people : Palestinians and Jews confront Zionism : a collection of personal stories, history, poetry, and art
Harvard Kennedy School Logo
Esther Farmer, Rosalind Pollack Petchesky, Sarah Sills
“A Land With a People began as a storytelling project of Jewish Voice for Peace-New York City and subsequently transformed into a theater project performed throughout the New York…
Cover of Voices of the Nakba: A Living History of Palestine
Harvard Kennedy School Logo
Diana Allan
“During the 1948 war more than 750,000 Palestinian Arabs fled or were violently expelled from their homes by Zionist militias. The legacy of the Nakba - which translates to ‘…
Cover of Homeland Elegies
Harvard Kennedy School Logo
Ayad Akhtar
“A deeply personal work about identity and belonging in a nation coming apart at the seams, Homeland Elegies blends fact and fiction to tell an epic story of longing and…
Cover of Celestial Bodies: A Novel
Harvard Kennedy School Logo
Jokha Alharthi, Marilyn Booth
“In the village of al-Awafi in Oman, we encounter three sisters: Mayya, who marries after a heartbreak; Asma, who marries from a sense of duty; and Khawla, who chooses to refuse…
Cover of The Ungrateful Refugee: What Immigrants Never Tell You
Harvard Kennedy School Logo
Dina Nayeri
“What is it like to be a refugee? It is a question many of us do not give much thought to, and yet there are more than 25 million refugees in the world. At age eight, Dina Nayeri…
Cover of The Wrong End of the Table: A Mostly Comic Memoir of a Muslim Arab American Woman Just Trying to Fit in
Harvard Kennedy School Logo
Ayser Salman
"You know that feeling of being at the wrong end of the table? Like you’re at a party but all the good stuff is happening out of earshot (#FOMO)? That’s life—especially for an…
Cover of I Was Their American Dream: A Graphic Memoir
Harvard Kennedy School Logo
Malaka Gharib, Toby Leigh
“I Was Their American Dream is at once a coming-of-age story and a reminder of the thousands of immigrants who come to America in search for a better life for themselves and their…
Cover of Pay No Heed to the Rockets: Life in Contemporary Palestine
Harvard Kennedy School Logo
Marcello Di Cintio
“Marcello Di Cintio first visited Palestine in 1999 and, like most outsiders, the Palestinian narrative he knew was one defined by unending struggle, a near-Sisyphean curse of…
Cover of A Woman is No Man
Harvard Kennedy School Logo
Etaf Rum
“Palestine, 1990. Seventeen-year-old Isra prefers reading books to entertaining the suitors her father has chosen for her. Over the course of a week, the naïve and dreamy girl…
Cover of Mind Platter
Harvard Kennedy School Logo
Najwa Zebian
“Mind Platter is a compilation of reflections on life as seen through the eyes of an educator, student, and human who experienced her early days in silence. It is written in the…