December 27, 2023

in Palestine, the unyielding violence of settler colonialism is everywhere. The prison complex has always been a cornerstone of this violence, but over the course of the last three months, as with every other tool of genocidal violence, this has intensified. In this teach-in, our speakers will discuss the history and recent manifestations of...

December 8, 2023

Dr. Tawfiq Canaan (1882-1964) was a Palestinian physician, scholar, and collector best known during his lifetime for his public health advocacy and pioneering research in bacteriology. Today, Canaan is mostly remembered for his elegant writing on Palestinian folklore and ‘superstition’. Canaan collected objects and...

November 14, 2023

As a part of BZU Museum’s Hakawi programming and Gaza in Context Series, BZU Museum presented a discussion on 14th of November titled: “The Social History of Gaza: the Ongoing Past and Present” featuring Abaher el- Saqqa, Bassam Haddad and...

June 15, 2023

 Occupied Land, Occupied Body, we invite a conversation in thinking about re/presentations of landscape and the body.

Rana Barakat, Director, BZU Museum

 Among a constellation of shadows, Reem allows us to see beyond, through light and dark and a play between them, the fixed borders of self and people no longer...

Birzeit University Museum