Short Stories

Short Stories (Fiction and Non-Fiction)

ISRAEL

  • “Facing the Forest” by A.B. Yehoshua (Fiction)
  • “The Prisoner” by S. Yizhar (Fiction)
    Israeli soldier’s perspective on the war of 1948
  • “Shoes” by Etgar Keret (Fiction)
    A Jewish Israeli boy on remembering the Holocaust

LEBANON

  • “Nariman” by Kathryn Abdul-Baki (Fiction)
    About a young girl in the Lebanese civil war

PALESTINE

  • “Land of Sad Oranges” by Ghassan Kanafani (Fiction)
  • “Letters from Gaza” by Ghassan Kanafani (Fiction)
  • “Paper from Ramleh” by Ghassan Kanafani (Fiction)
    Palestinian view on the overtaking of Ramleh

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

  • Patriot Acts: Narratives of Post 9/11 Injustice (Non-Fiction)
    A Voice of Witness text (V.O.W. is a non-profit that sheds light on human rights abuses through storytelling.) This compilation of first person narratives exposes the breach of basic rights in the name of the “justice” post 9/11.