Does the portrayal of Arabs as human beings frighten Israel’s establishment?
Arts and Culture
Suzanne Nossel, director of PEN America, is an apologist for Israeli and American aggression.
Translation magazine Words Without Borders highlights national experience of dispersion.
They Do Not Exist resists Israeli denial of Palestinian life.
The Shubbak festival of Arabic culture showcases Palestinian film, dance and literature.
Echoes of Beit Hanoun shows destruction of summer 2014 Israeli attacks.
Mary Tuma, John Halaka and Rajie Cook have all contributed to an exhibition now showing in Brooklyn.
JD Meatyard’s “Four Kids Playing on a Gaza Beach” articulates horror at Israeli attack.
Nabulsi artist Rafat Asad depicts cross-border vistas of northern Palestine.
Many of the directors and protagonists of this year’s festival happen to be women.