Over five years of on-the-ground research. Almost three years of writing and rewriting. And my book about migrant workers and African refugees in Israel just isn't selling. I’ve spent more than two years addressing everything in my control (with the help of an excellent literary agent who has sold some very big books). My experiences as a journalist--and some appalling numbers from the publishing industry--leave me to conclude that editors are passing on my book because I’m a woman. I've also gotten the sense that publishers aren't interested because the discourse about Israel-Palestine is locked into an overly simplistic discussion of…Read More... | 16 Comments
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Resource: How the Shin Bet holds sick Gazans' health ransom http://t.co/h7PlvKf3qv
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Israeli establishment has yet to answer the core allegations in 8200 revelations http://t.co/UIi7mqXNCI
It’s not momentum, but rather determination that sustain Israel’s occupation http://t.co/XRPGHBgmc4 by @RoiMaor
Resource: How the Shin Bet holds Gazans' health ransom http://t.co/cQLkOlyFJZ w/ @PHR_IL
Against spy revelations, Israel doth protest too much http://t.co/XHNV5Jjaoe
There's nothing static about the West Bank 'status quo’ http://t.co/zu4xHbZW6N by @nsheizaf