“Amer Zahr”, the Palestinian-American comedian, musician, writer, and university professor who stands up for his motherland proudly.
*Notable awards and honors:
In June 2015, Amer headlined at the world-famous John F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC. He produced this show as well, making it the first time that an all-Palestinian cast took the stage at the internationally-renowned venue.
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Amer Zahr is one of the Palestinians artist in diaspora who lives in his motherland by his soul.He writes for Palestine,performs for Palestine,sings for Palestine to spread his voice in favor of his People.
He is the author of the well-read blog “The Civil Arab,” as well as his first book, “Being Palestinian Makes Me Smile,” a collection of his writings relating to being Palestinian.
He founded and produced the first-ever “1001 Laughs Ramallah Comedy Festival” in August 2015.
1.”Being Palestinian makes me smile.”
2.”Israel is trying to “de-Arabize” “Eastern Quds(Jerusalem).”
3.”Many American Jews are starting to realize that Israel might be their Daesh.”
4.”A country cannot be internationally recognized without, “clearly defined boundaries.”