Books

Hope is the dearest I possess

The study links between women’s economic, social and cultural sufferings. It concentrates on the poorest social strata of women within an integral debatable relationship between economy and culture. On an economic level, women’s sufferings, especially the ones with the poorest social strata are connected with the reality of the Israeli settlements and occupation. This directs the Palestinian economy to be ... Read More »

The Political Role of Palestinian Women in 1950-1965

In our efforts to investigate Palestinian woman participation in politics during the 1950’s till the mid 1960’s, we addressed narrators, men and women. We had certain knowledge of the deficiency in written history regarding women participation in politics during that time period. This deficiency is in particular related to documenting Palestinian women participation within Arab organizational parties, and their work ... Read More »

The Political Role of Palestinian Women in the 1930s

As part of our investigation on the political participation of the Palestinian woman during the 1930’s we addressed men and women narrators with questions that cover up part of the shortage in the written political history of women. We investigated the women group named “Kassam Sisters” previously investigated under oral history for the 1930’s. We discussed the women participation in ... Read More »

The Political Role of Palestinian Women in the 1940’s

In our efforts to investigate Palestinian woman participation in politics during the 1940’s we addressed narrators, men and women. We had certain knowledge of the deficiency in the written history regarding women participation in politics in the 1940’s, in particular during the period 1939-1947. In addition we investigated the role of the secret women organization “Zahrat Al-Uqhuwan” as the history ... Read More »

The Rose of the Soul – Poetry

When you were there My heart was here When you are here My heart became there Between my heart and my heart Between my wound and my wound I defy myself I fight my soul I fly over the clouds I dance above the fog Published by: Ogarit Cultural Centre for Publishing and Translation Ramallah – Palestine 2005 Read More »

Palestinian Women & Memory

The book comprises a collection of the papers discussed during the workshop titled “Political Oral History Documentation of Palestinian Women”, held in Cairo during the period from 22-25 April 1998. The book constitutes a start in the methodology of oral history documentation of Palestinian women. We intended to keep the same text discussed during the workshop sessions with minor language ... Read More »

Bibliography of Palestinian Oral History

The Administration of Planning and Development of Women published this documentary book as part of the activity that the Palestinian establishments had during the 50th anniversary of the Nakbah in 1948. Along the same lines of the international directives to empower women to change their negative model through highlighting the positive images of women by all means; there came the ... Read More »

Do the Halves Combine? Creative Writing:

Faiha has written these poetry and verse pieces with high compassion associated with strength, same as her personality. She included within this text factual events moulded in tense lively and transparent knitting, free from complexity, bragging or vagueness, to come into our hearts simple and deeply touching. Dear Faiha, I bow my pen to you as a genuine poet who ... Read More »

Ghassan Kanafani Novel and Short Story

Ghassan Kanafane

This is the second edition of the book published in Palestine titled “Wa’d Al Ghad: a Study in Ghassan Kanafani Litrary Work” Published by: The Holy Jerusalem, The Palestinian Academy for International Affairs, July 1990. Read More »