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Nadine Gordimer visiting the Palestinian Centre

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Nadine Gordimer visiting the Palestinian Centre

Three photographs which were most likely taken in 1996, the year of the Palestinian Centre’s 3rd International Poetry Festival. The top picture shows Palestinian Centre members visiting those who were injured during The First Palestinian Intifada, which took place from between 1987 and 1993. Hanan Awwad, president of the Palestinian Centre (1992-), can be seen seated at the end on left at the back wall. The middle photograph shows a dinner taking place, with Awwad seated in the middle of the right hand side of the table. The lower photograph shows Awwad, on the left, with Nadine Gordimer, on the right, Nobel laureate and former vice-president of PEN International.

Nadine Gordimer visiting the Palestinian Centre

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Nadine Gordimer visitando el Centro Palestino

Tres fotografías, probablemente tomadas en 1996, cuando se celebró el 3er Festival internacional de poesía palestina. La fotografía superior muestra miembros del Centro Palestino visitando los heridos durante la primera intifada palestina, que tuvo lugar entre 1987 y 1993. Hanan Awwad, presidenta del Centro Palestino (1992-), puede verse sentada al extremo izquierdo, en la pared del fondo. La fotografía del centro muestra una cena, con Awwad sentada en el centro, en el lado derecho de la mesa. La fotografía inferior muestra Awwad, a la izquierda, con Nadine Gordimer, a la derecha, premio Nobel y exvicepresidenta de PEN Internacional.

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[1996]

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Palestinian Centre

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Palestinian Centre  (الرابطة الدولية للقلم-فرع فلسطين)

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