To Be an Arab in Israel


One of the few Palestinian-Israeli takes on the first ten years of the Israeli occupation. In this highly personalized account Fouzi El-Asmar tells the story of his life in Palestine from the time of the establishment of Israel until shortly after his release from an Israeli prison in 1970. This is not just Fouzi’s story, it is the story of the hundreds and thousands of Palestinian Arabs like him, many of whom suddenly found themselves a minority under colonial-settler rule while countless others lost both home and country. [read more]