“Did as much as anyone to forge a Palestinian national consciousness.”—Peter Clark, The Guardian
“The most celebrated writer of verse in the Arab world.”—Adam Shatz, The New York Times
“His was a constant voice calling for coexistence between Israelis and Palestinians.”—The Times [London]
About the Author
Storyteller, novelist, essayist, screenwriter, dramatist and critic, John Berger is one of the most internationally influential writers of the last fifty years. His many books include Ways of Seeing, the fiction trilogy Into Their Labours, Here Is Where We Meet, the Booker Prize-winning novel G, Hold Everything Dear, the Man Booker–longlisted From A to X, and A Seventh Man.
Rema Hammami is professor at the Institute for Women’s Studies at Birzeit University, Ramallah.