As a senior politician and diplomat, the lure of Jerusalem, the city of his birth, remained strong.
Threads of Identity
Widad Kamel Kawar
A record of 50 years Kawar spent researching, collecting and preserving part of the Palestinian heritage.
An intellectual journey in the modern political history of Cyprus.
An exquisite celebration of one of the deepest and strongest of human emotions.
To Palestine with Love
Najwa Kawar Farah
Najwa Kawar Farah relates emotions of love and longing in this moving collection of poetry and paintings.
A fictional story set against the political unrest in Palestine, following a young boy trying to find his father.
Palestinian Embroidery Motifs
The tradition of embroidery is one of the great art forms of village life in Palestine.
Despite the layer of a sweet sadness that is suspended over it, the city does not sleep at night...
Rue du Mexique
From tales of surreptitious teenage romances in Jerusalem, to day-long curfews during the Lebanese civil war and a renegade rooster in Beirut.
Author of several books on the Middle East and an award-winning BBC correspondent.
Gerald Butt is the author of several books on the Middle East. He was born and brought up in the Middle East and has spent nearly 40 years covering the region – as an award-winning BBC correspondent and as an analyst for a range of radio, television and print outlets. He now edits the weekly MENA Prospect. Butt – a life-long aviation enthusiast – lives between Nicosia and London.