Salim Tamari

The sociologist Salim Tamari draws upon archival materials and personal diaries, and has produced numerous studies documenting and analyzing Palestinian society. Books by Tamari include The Great War and the Remaking of Palestine (2017), Year of the Locust—A Soldier's Diary and the Erasure of Palestine's Ottoman Past (2011), Mountain against the Sea—Essays on Palestinian Society and Culture (2008). Tamari is the editor of the journal The Jerusalem Quarterly. He is currently Senior Research Associate at the Institute for Palestine Studies in Ramallah and a Visiting Professor at Columbia University, New York.

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