Thursday, 4 January 2018

"Did you enjoy Oslo?" London's West End applauds a failed peace process

"Did you enjoy Oslo?" My latest at Patheos is just published. 

As we begin 2018 I look at the Oslo Accords 25 years on, inspired by a trip to the theatre, and consider where Palestinian and Jewish nationalism now stands. 

Here's an extract: "The same power discrepancy that existed outside of the room would continue to exist inside of the room and long after the Accords were signed. But it remains the international lens through which the situation is seen. A ‘conflict’ rather than a colonisation, a ‘dispute’ rather than a dispossession."

Read more at Writing from the Edge at Patheos.