Kingdom of olives and ash : writers confront the occupation

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Full title: Kingdom of olives and ash : writers confront the occupation / Ayelet Waldman and Michael Chabon, editors ; Moriel Rothman-Zecher, associate editor.
Other authors: Chabon, Michael, (Editor)
Waldman, Ayelet, (Editor)
Rothman-Zecher, Moriel, (Editor)
Format: Book           


Summary: Published to coincide the with 50th anniversary of the Israel occupation of the West Bank, an anthology that explores the human cost of the conflict there as witnessed by such notable writers as Colum McCann, Colm Toibin, Dave Eggers, Madeleine Thien, Eimear McBride, Taiye Selasi and editors Michael Chabon and Ayelet Waldman. June 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the Israel occupation of the West Bank. Michael Chabon and Ayelet Waldman, two of today's most renowned novelists and essayists, have joined forces with the Israeli NGO Breaking the Silence-an organization comprised of former Israeli soldiers who served in the occupied territories and saw firsthand the injustice there-and a host of illustrious writers to tell the stories of the people on the ground in the contested territories.
Other authors: Chabon, Michael, (Editor), Waldman, Ayelet, (Editor), Rothman-Zecher, Moriel, (Editor)
Language: English
Published: London 4th Estate, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017
Classmark: QJ808 /747658
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ISBN: 9780008229191 (paperback)
0008229198 (paperback)