We focus on the prophetic writings of Palestine’s poet laureate, Mahmoud Darwish. It speaks to what Palestine may be once the brutality of the occupation ends. But Darwish also wrote of anger, of loss, of love, and of coffee! And it is all these things, and more, which make up what it is to be human, and what it is to be Palestinian. Then there is another key Palestinian figure that has made it to our news feeds on social media; that of Ghassan Kanafani.
Focus on Palestinian thinkers: Mahmoud Darwish and Ghassan Kanafani