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ISBN-10: 0998777021

ISBN-13: 9780998777023

ISBN-10: 0998777056

ISBN-13: 9780998777054

Asmaa al-Ghoul is a Palestinian journalist who grew up within the Rafah refugee camp in Gaza. Her booklet bargains a unprecedented view of a tender girl getting into her personal political and secular ideals amidst the region’s relentless violence and below Israeli profession. She has been known as “too powerful minded,” often criticized for now not protecting her hair and for being outspoken. As a journalist and activist, she has led demonstrations and been vocal in her competition to Hamas and Fatah, which has led her to kinfolk strife, imprisonment, brutal interrogations, dying threats and attacks.

A insurgent in Gaza is Asmaa’s tale as informed to Franco-Lebanese author Selim Nassib over the process the “Arab Spring” via conferences, mobilephone calls, Skype, or even texts through the siege of Gaza in 2014, while Israel carried out Operation solid Lead in keeping with numerous rocket assaults through Hamas and she or he used to be locked within the “open air felony” that her place of origin had develop into. either made up our minds and devoted to its liberation via writing, schooling and tradition, she paints the sensory portrait of the local state she passionately loves, which over years has turn into a cauldron of wars and fundamentalism.

Gaza has consistently been rebellious . . . obdurate, addictive, i am her daughter and that i appear like her.Asmaa al-Ghoul (b. 1982) used to be given the distinguished braveness in Journalism Award via the foreign Women’s Media beginning and is defined by way of The big apple Times as a girl “known for her defiant stance opposed to the violations of civil rights in Gaza."

Selim Nassib (b. 1946), journalist for Libération and novelist is the writer of I enjoyed You on your Voice and The Palestinian Lover (Europa Editions).

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