Salim Tamari on Palestine’s Ottoman past

Institute for Palestine Studies, Palestine Studies TV – 28 Nov 2011

Salim Tamari discusses his recent book, Year of the Locust: A Soldier’s Diary and the Erasure of Palestine’s Ottoman Past, and puts it in today’s geopolitical context.

Salim Tamari is the editor of the Jerusalem Quarterly, one of the Institute for Palestine Studies’ journals, and an associate professor of sociology at Birzeit University, near Ramallah in the West Bank; he is also a member of the IOA Advisory Board.

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