Contributed by This Week In Palestine on 29.05.2012:
By Dr. Abdelfattah Abusrour
This Week in Palestine
I was born Palestinian, and I don’t want to do anything to change this.
I was born in a refugee camp, in my own country, and there is nothing I can do about it.
I was born under occupation, and I will do everything possible or impossible to change this.
The culture and history of nations is p(...)
Bethlehem 1959 – Mini-reunion of the Canawati, Tafesh, Hazboun, & Nasser families
Contributed by Fayez (Frank) Nasser on 18.10.2007:
Bethlehem 1959 - An Extended Family mini-reunion of the CANAWATI, TAFESH (Bandak), HAZBOUN and NASSER families.Top row L to R:
1)Katrina, wife of Mattia Tafesh
2)Miladeh, wife of Saleh Hazboun
3)Elias Hanna Mitri Canawati
4)Karimeh, wife of Elias Hanna Canawati
5)Nasri Tafesh, future husband of(...)
NAMES OF THE FAMILIES OF BETHLEHEM
Contributed by Fayez (Frank) Nasser on 14.10.2007:
The inhabitants of Bethlehem were, since ancient times, and still are, divided into 8 clans (Harat).
Each clan (Hara) consists of a group of families, some of which are original inhabitants and others who chose to join a particular clan. The voting or electoral rolls of Bethlehem are grouped accordingly up to present times.
THE ORIGINAL PEOPLE OF BETHLEHEM CONSIST OF SIX LARGE FAMILIES
Contributed by Alex Kattan on 04.05.2007:
Any errors or omissions, in the information below, are not intended.
Corrections are welcome.
Remember : Good judgment comes from experience, and a lot of that comes from bad judgment.
1 ) FARAHIYEH
- ANTON MARIA
- GIAAR (JAAR)
The Evolution of the Palestinian Kitchen
Contributed by This Week In Palestine on 09.12.2006:
Modernity and Authenticity:Modernity and Authenticity: The Evolution of the Palestinian Kitchen
By Dr. Ali Qleibo
‘Identity’ is a highly elusive, transient, and ephemeral concept. ‘Who Am I’, ‘Where do I come from?’ is a narrative historic reconstruction of the self. On the collective level, the quest for identity is a highly complex discourse composed of an infinite number of c(...)