Voice of Palestine, an online radio program that has been broadcasting over the air and online for over 25 years from Vancouver, interviewed Nahla Abdo about the launch of her new book “Captive Revolution: Palestinian Women’s Anti-Colonial Struggle Within the Israeli Prison System” in its most recent episode, released 23 December.

Nahla is an Arab feminist activist and Professor of Sociology at Carleton University in Ottawa. She has published extensively on women, racism, nationalism, and the State in the Middle East, with a special focus on Palestinian women. VoP co-host Hanna Kawas talked with Nahla about her book, Palestinian women political prisoners (as well as Palestinian prisoners in general) and the impact of the BDS movement.

Nahla Abdo will be speaking in Vancouver on 9 January: (Vancouver Book Launch -January 9, 2015, 6:30 PM
Room 7000, Simon Fraser University Harbour Center, 515 West Hastings, Vancouver)

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