WENDY PEARLMAN is studying for her Ph.D. in Government at Harvard University. Her commentaries on Middle East affairs have appeared in numerous publications, including the Washington Post, Boston Globe, and Philadelphia Inquirer.
LAURA JUNKA is from Helsinki, Finland. She studied at the University of Art and Design of Helsinki and the Bezalel Academy of Fine Arts in Jerusalem. Her photographs from throughout the Middle East have appeared in private exhibitions and Finish publications.