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Feb.22.2009
Crime novelist Matt Beynon Rees, whose work has been compared to Graham Greene and John Le Carre, welcomes you to Palestine with an atmospheric, dramatic tour of the scene of his mystery novels about Palestinian detective Omar Yussef. His books take readers from Bethlehem, to Gaza, to Nablus and...
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Feb.22.2009
Crime novelist Matt Beynon Rees unveils the dark side of Jesus' birthplace, the Palestinian town of Bethlehem in the West Bank. Rees introduces Omar Yussef, the hero of his Palestinian mystery novel, The Collaborator of Bethlehem, and takes viewers on a tour - not just of the famous Christian sites...
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Jun.25.2008
Culture, politics, and family collide in this gripping front-row perspective of the Middle East conflict and of the courageous women working behind the scenes for peace and challenging the patriarchal traditions of their homeland. Deborah Kanafani has been Director of International Productions for...