Shahd Abusalama

Shahd Abusalama

Shahd Abusalama is a PhD student on Palestinian cinema at Sheffield Hallam University, born and raised in Jabalia Refugee Camp, northern Gaza, Palestine. She is an artist, activist, the author of Palestine from My Eyes blog, and a co-founder of London-based Hawiyya Dance Company. 

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

The IHRA anti-Semitism definition won't protect Israeli apartheid

History will judge Israel's apologists the way Theresa May is now judged on apartheid South Africa.

The IHRA anti-Semitism definition won't protect Israeli apartheid

Palestine

How my father survived a hunger strike in Israel

A Palestinian activist reflects on her father's 33-day hunger strike in Israeli jails, 37 years ago.

How my father survived a hunger strike in Israel