The human face of conflict. war, political threat, Intifada, struggle for the good life, women and their loved ones searching for the "good life" under war. Israel, the Israel Palestinian conflict.
It is becoming increasingly difficult for westerners to ignore violence and the long term effects it has on us as individuals. War and its consequences are walking over our borders, knocking on our doors. How does it reverberate within the family? Within the privacy of our minds? Remember the biblical adage that the sins of the fathers will be remembered until the 4th generation?-- Does that concept resonate with you as a political reality? As a literary theme? Please, please, share your ideas.
Israela: secrets, lies, and alienation. Heroism. Arabs saving Jews and Jews healing Arabs in Israel. Israela: An eternal struggle for peace. Three women and their loved ones seeking the "good life" under war. The complex social structure of Israel, tradition, history, war, Intifada, and love.
Author Batya Casper.