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Letters from Prison

Basel Ghattas & Einat Weizman

Translated by Shir Alon

Letters from Basel Ghattas, an Israeli-Arab member of parliament imprisoned for smuggling cell phones to Palestinian prisoners.

Einat Weizman

Einat Weizman is an actress, playwright and director. She wrote and directed the plays Shame, Palestine, Zero Year, The 113th House and I’m Darin Tator.

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Translated by Shir Alon

Shir Alon is a translator, editor, and scholar of modern Hebrew and Arabic literatures. She is currently teaching at the University of Oklahoma.

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