Ghada Karmi is a British-Palestinian physician, academic and writer. Currently, she is a research fellow at the Centre of Arab and Islamic Studies, University of Exeter. She has taught and worked for many years on Palestinian history and politics. Her most recent books include a widely acclaimed memoir, In Search of Fatima: a Palestinian story; (Verso); a political exploration of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, Married to another man: Israel’s dilemma in Palestine (Pluto Press); and her new memoir,Return (Verso). She lives in London.