Join us in October 2023 for conversations with Light in Gaza contributor, Yousef Aljamal, in these U.S. cities: Portland, OR; Olympia, WA; Seattle, WA; Bellingham, WA; San Diego, CA; and the Oakland/San Francisco bay area. A detailed public event scheduled can be found here. Email for more information.

In 2023, AFSC has hosted a webinar series featuring contributors to Light in Gaza: Writings Born of Fire, as well as other Gaza writers, thinkers, and artists. Webinars featuring Light in Gaza contributors Jehad Abusalim, Salam Al Qudwa, Sara Roy, Basman Aldirawi, Mosab Abu Toha, and Ann Lesch can be watched below. 

In 2022 AFSC organized a speaking tour featuring Asmaa Abu Mezied and Yousef Aljamal, contributors to Light in Gaza: Writings Born of Fire.

Some of the events along the tour were recorded, and are posted and can be watched below, at the bottom of this page. 

For more information and ways to connect, email us at

Light in Gaza: 2022 Book Tour Event Recordings