Arts and Culture

In photos: Ramadan in Jerusalem

The Old City of Jerusalem is transformed during the month of Ramadan, allowing us to imagine the city that once was and will one day be. 

Cover image of Samah al-Sheikh's collection of short stories, 'Possible Form'

Palestinian writers denied UK visas

Two leading Palestinian writers from Gaza have been prevented from speaking at the Shubbak festival of contemporary Arab art in London. 

Imagining Palestine through PalFest

The Palestine Festival of Literature was very much about feeling and thinking deeply about Palestine, about ourselves, and surroundings in the context of home from a literary rather than a rigid political eye. 

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