Rachel Holmes

Rachel Holmes is a biographer, activist and organiser. Her most recent book was the biography of Eleanor Marx. After first travelling to Palestine with PalFest in 2010 she has returned multiple times to teach, to talk and to research. Her experience as an anti-apartheid activist in South Africa informs her work deeply – and is powerfully on display in her contribution to This Is Not A Border: ‘South Africa & Israel: A Familiar Geography’