abdulbariatwan

An evening at the 2013 Palestine Book Awards

  Among the distinguished guests at the 2013 Palestine Book Awards  at the Paddington Hilton in London on 14 November was the redoubtable veteran journalist Abdel Bari Atwan, who received the lifetime achievement award for his journalistic and literary work. Atwan stepped down as editor in chief of Al Quds Al Arabi earlier this year. He…

Rachel Corrie

My Name is Rachel Corrie

Impressions of a powerful play being staged at the Playhouse Theatre Theatre – by Jamila Sherif ‘My Name is Rachel Corrie‘ is a chillingly poignant drama crafted from the journals, letters and e-mails of an incredible young woman. Rachel Corrie was a student, thinker, activist, dreamer, poet and writer whose life was brought to a…