Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Noor Elashi, speaker possibility for this fall

Here is something she just wrote:

Here she is on the Center for Constitution Rights website:

She also wrote something for Huffington Post:

This from the Huffington Post:
"Noor Elashi is a writer based in Dallas, Texas. After receiving a Bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of North Texas, she worked for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. In July 2008, she won the 3rd place Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Award for her manuscript titled “Displaced,” which she plans to expand into a memoir about the displacement of three generations of Palestinians: her grandmother, father, and herself. She can be reached at"

She has since enrolled in the New School and is pursing a MFA in writing.