4 Palestinian Women.

Author:Rhodes, Fred
Position::Brief article - Book review
 
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4 PALESTINIAN WOMEN

Narrative Histories and Gendered Memory

By Fatma Kassem

Published by Zed Books

ISBN 9781848134249

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...

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