Books by Adania Shibli (2)


Minor Detail by Adania Shibli EN

Rating: 5     2 Votes
Country: Asia / Palestine flag Palestine
Minor Detail begins during the summer of 1949, one year after the war that the Palestinians mourn as the Nakba – the catastrophe that led to the displacement and expulsion of more than 700,000 people – and the Israelis celebrate as the War of Independence. Israeli soldiers capture and rape a young Palestinian woman, and kill and bury her in the sand. Many years later, a woman in Ramallah becomes fascinated to the point of obsession with this ‘minor detail’ of history. A haunting meditation on war, violence and memory, Minor Detail cuts to the heart of the Palestinian ex... continue


Un detalle menor by Adania Shibli ES

Rating: 4     2 Votes
Country: Asia / Palestine flag Palestine