And finally... Susan Abulhawa

November 2015
New Internationalist;Nov2015, Issue 487, p46
An interview with Palestinian American author and human rights activist Susan Abulhawa is presented. She talks about her novel "The Blue Between Sky and Water" which looks at the Israeli-Palestine conflict as a generational issue. She explains how wounds and collective trauma are handed down from generation to generation. She also discusses false narratives about Israel's occupation of Palestine, non-violent resistance, and the effect of the conflict on children.


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