We are pleased to announce the dates and events of the upcoming Gaza Writes Back book tour below:


Tuesday April 1: 5:30pm Launch event for Gaza Writers Tour! At Philly’s Friends Center (1501 Cherry St.) Headlined by Susan Abulhawa. Details.

Wednesday April 2: 6:30pm ‘Penn for Palestine’ hosts Gaza Writers at U.Penn: Huntsman Hall, Room 240. Books for sale and signing! Bldg entrance is on Locust walk and 38th street, on the east side of the 38th street bridge. The building is very close to the 37th St. Trolley station (11, 13, 34 and 36 routes) as well as the 40 and 42 buses. Street parking available on 38th street or Walnut.

Thursday April 3: 7:00pm Gaza Writers at Eastern Univ., St. Davids, PA. (Walton Hall – Baird library), 1300 Eagle Rd., St Davids.

New York City

Friday April 4: 7:30pm Gaza Writers in NEW YORK: at NYU, Kimmel Ctr for University Life, Rm. 808, 60 Washington Sq. S, New York. Details.

Saturday April 5: 7:00 Gaza Writers at Revolution Books, 146 W 26th St, near 7th Ave.

Greater Washington D.C. area

Sunday April 6: 2:00pm Gaza Writers at Dar Al Taqwa Mosque, Ellicott City, MD (10740 Rte. 108)
7:30pm Gaza Writes Back authors present at Friends House Retirement Community, 17340 Quaker Lane, Sandy Spring, MD 20860.

Monday April 7: 7:00pm Gaza Writers at the Friends Meeting of Washington in Washington DC. 2111 Florida Ave NW (at Florida & Decatur Pl– not far from Florida & Connecticut.)

Tuesday April 8: 6:30pm Gaza Writers event at Busboys and Poets (5th&K), Washington DC. Details.


Thursday April 10: 3:30pm Gaza Writers at Agnes Scott College, Decatur, GA: 141 E College Ave, Decatur (Buttrick Hall, G-4 Film Room.)
7:00pm Gaza Writers at North Decatur Presbyterian Church, 611 Medlock Rd, Decatur, GA 30033.


Saturday April 12: 7:00pm Gaza Writers at DePaul University in Chicago. Room 314 A, Lincoln Park Student Center. Joined by upcoming JWB writer Leila Abdul Razzaq! Details.


Tuesday April 15: Gaza Writers travel to Seattle, WA and are there for 2-3 days. Details soon to come!

San Francisco Bay Area

Saturday April 19: 5:30pm Dinner with Gaza Writers at Rebuilding Alliance in San Mateo, CA (178 South Blvd.) Tickets $20. Arabic cuisine from Al Bayk Restaurant. Buy your tickets now!
7:00pm Gaza Writers at Rebuilding Alliance, San Mateo, CA: Round-table discussion. 178 South Blvd. All invited!

Tuesday April 22: 7:00pm Gaza Writers join Ali Abunimah in Berkeley, CA. First Congregational Church, 2345 Channing Way. Tickets required. Details & tickets.

Wednesday April 23: 7:00pm Gaza Writers in San Anselmo, CA. First Presbyterian Church, 72 Kensington Road.


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