Omar Robert Hamilton

Omar Robert Hamilton is an author, filmmaker and a co-founder of PalFest.

In 2017 he published his first novel, The City Always Wins, a chronicle of the rise and fall of the Egyptian revolution. A commitment to Palestine runs through his work – in his essays, films and fiction Palestine holds a central position within the world’s interlocking injustices. He is a co-editor of This Is Not a Border: Reportage & Reflection from the Palestine Festival of Literature.