Author Archives: Alexandra Vaughan

About Alexandra Vaughan

Alexandra Vaughan is currently living in Ramallah, working with the Central Elections Commission - Palestine, after spending time last year teaching in Nablus.

How I fell in love with Nablus

Of the major Palestinian cities in the West Bank, Nablus can often be overshadowed by the financial and political pseudo-capital, Ramallah, or the tourist-packed Bethlehem, or even the southern city of Hebron, besieged by settlers and a focal point for activism. Yet Nablus has its own history of being a center for culture, commerce, and resistance.

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