Alison Glick

Alison Glick lived in an Israeli kibbutz and a town near Haifa for nine months, an experience that opened her eyes to the realities for Palestinians living under Israeli control. After graduating summa cum laude from Temple University with a B.A. in Middle East History, Alison lived in the West Bank, Gaza Strip and Yarmouk Refugee Camp in Syria for nearly seven years, working as a teacher, human rights researcher, and freelance writer.  Her writing has appeared in the Washington Report on Middle East Affairs, Arab Studies Quarterly, and Mondoweiss. In 2012 she was a finalist for the Undiscovered Voices Fellowship of The Writer’s Center in Bethesda, Maryland. Alison has been working for freedom and dignity for all in Israel/Palestine for many years.