EI Extra

The EI Extra section of the Electronic Intifada (EI), offers a quick window on the latest articles added to the Arts, Music & Culture, Bassaleh News Network, Multimedia, and Letters to EI feeds, and lists the categories found in the A-Z Index of EI’s BY TOPIC directory.

Diaries: Live from Palestine

Why I vowed not to have children in Gaza

Omar Ghraieb
Gaza
22 July 2014

Seeing Israel slaughter other people’s infants is hard enough.

Israel wants us to die, but we will remain

Rami Almeghari
21 July 2014
My family and I have been forced to leave our house, but Israel’s threats won’t frighten us.

Art, Music & Culture

Doubt and desire abound in "The Book of Gaza"

Selma Dabbagh
11 July 2014

What is the role of beauty in a place of urgency and occupation, asks new collection of short stories.

Battle to preserve Palestine's history rages in new novel

Sarah Irving
8 July 2014

Radwa Ashour’s The Woman From Tantoura addresses the themes of remembering and forgetting.