Book talk about Kareem Rabie’s new book "Palestine is Throwing a Party and the Whole World is Invited" (Duke University Press 2021).
FIYAH Literary Magazine is open for submissions for their Palestine Special Issue through September 30.
"I am a committed writer or maybe I am an obsessed writer. I am obsessed by occupation because I live it. I witness the atrocities of occupation. I witness and live through those atrocities and still am living them."
Free film screening of "3000 Nights", followed by a discussion with the film director Mai Masri. Screening will start at 12:00 Noon US EDT; 7:00 PM Palestine Time. Duration: 1:43:00. Arabic with English subtitles.
This short list is drawn off recommendations that came in through Twitter.
"67 mothers calling"
"These two poems translated by Katharine Halls are small enough to carry in one’s palm; they utilise a mode of poetic witness attuned to distillation, frankness, and the startling force of an ending."
"I want to hug the cat named Cow, who survived the war"
"I saw a dead road on the road / & left it there"