Diana Allan??is Associate Professor in the Department of Anthropology and the Institute of International Development Studies at McGill University, Montreal and a Canada Research Chair in the Anthropology of Living Archives.?She is a filmmaker and the co-founder of the Nakba Archive. Her ethnography,?Refugees of the Revolution: Experiences of Palestinian Exile?(?2014) won the MEMO Palestine academic book award (2014) and the American Anthropological Association, Middle East Section Award (2015).