Adania Shibli is a writer and cultural researcher focusing on the history of vision in Arabic culture, as well as political and social realities. Her novels, plays, short stories, and narrative essays have been published in various anthologies, art books, literary and cultural magazines. A selection of her books include Minor Detail (2016), A Journey of Ideas Across: In Dialog with Edward Said (2014), Keep Your Eye on the Wall: Palestinian Landscapes (2013), Dispositions (2012) and Touch (2010). Shibli was awarded the Young Writer’s Award by the A.M. Qattan Foundation in 2002 and 2004. She is a regular contributor to various journals, newspapers, and magazines, and intermittently since 2013 has been a visiting professor at the Department of Philosophy and Cultural Studies at Birzeit University, Palestine.