4 PALESTINIAN WOMEN
Narrative Histories and Gendered Memory
By Fatma Kassem
Published by Zed Books
Price 18.99 [pounds sterling] paperback
Palestinian Women is the first book to examine and document the experiences and the historical narrative of ordinary Palestinian women who witnessed the events of 1948 and became involuntary citizens of the state of Israel. Told in their own words, the women's experiences are a window for examining the complex intersections of gender, nationalism and citizenship in a situation of ongoing violent political conflict. Known in...