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The emergence of the Palestinian Women’s movement and its entanglements with European feminisms

Despite its complex history and the multitude of factors and influences which continuously shape it, including foremost the energetic, impactful and revolutionary contributions of women around the world, feminism continues to be labeled as a “quintessentially Western” phenomenon (De Haan, 2020). 3,480 more words


This Land is Mine Land

I remember the day clearly. I was in Tour Guide School and we were touring sites in the Northern Dead Sea Area in the winter of 2009. 865 more words

Awesome Places

Ch7 Pt2 Sarafand, Palestine and Watermelon

It was borne upon me as time went on that throughout the Christian era, the Jews had had an incredibly hard time, most particularly in Europe. 2,037 more words

Armenian Pottery in Jerusalem

It’s a Jerusalem story involving the British, Armenian Christians, and Moslems.  In the 1920’s the British facilitate the return to Jerusalem of Armenian Christian ceramic artists in order to renovate the Moslem Dome of the Rock. 613 more words


Steimatzky's Palestine Guide by Zev Vilnay, published in London and printed in Palestine, 1935 (first English edition)

This first edition of Steimatzky’s Palestine Guide was published by George Philip and Son, London, but printed in Palestine by Azriel Press, Jerusalem.  It is a comprehensive guide for the tourist of the 1930s to the British Mandate of Palestine.  149 more words