This is Not a Border: Reportage & Reflection from the Palestine Festival of Literature
by Ahdaf Soueif (Editor), Omar Robert Hamilton (Editor)
Writers are in a unique position in society – their gift is to help us feel emotions. They weave stories for us that make us angry. That can make us feel joy. That tear ourselves up inside with sadness. We revere writers for bringing us these emotions. They help us understand the world around us, and even understand ourselves better. What better people in the world to help you get a bit of the feeling of what Palestine under Israeli military occupation is like.