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Stories of Love and Renewal

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"An engrossing anthology that attempts to see past the pain and bloodshed into the soul of the Palestinian people." Kirkus Reviews


"I Found Myself in Palestine pushes our understanding of solidarity as inextricably linked to radical love." Devin G. Atallah


"A sweet and moving ode to the region and its people." Alice Rothchild

Nora Lester Murad

Writer, activist, and mother

Nora has completed her doctorate from Fielding University in Santa Barbara, California focused on social change and structural inequality; a Master of Arts degree in Intercultural Relations from Lesley University, with an emphasis on conflict management and training. Nara has also founded the first Palestinian community foundation, Dalia Association (, which she directed from 2006 to 2010.

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