Mona Hajjar Halaby is a writer and educator. She is the creator of British Mandate Jerusalemites Photo Library, a Facebook community page that posts daily a photo of Jerusalem or Jerusalemites from the late-Ottoman period to the end of the British Mandate. Mona is also one of the researchers who works on Jerusalem, We Are Here, an interactive documentary that takes viewers on tours of the streets of Qatamon neighborhood and through the remapping of Jerusalem neighborhoods. She has written a memoir entitled, In My Mother’s Footsteps: A Palestinian Refugee Returns Home (Thread Books, UK: 2021)

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