Nancy is the author of the novels "Zabelle" (1998), "Dreams of Bread and Fire" (2003) and "All The Light There Was" (2013). Her poetry has been published in a number of literary journals, and her essays and articles have appeared on websites and publications such as Alternet, Common Dreams, Mondoweiss and In These Times. Nancy has taught creative writing at Rutgers, Yale and Queens College, as well as in the New York City public schools. She participated in the 2010 Palestine Festival of Literature, and taught at the Palestine Writing Workshop in Birzeit in 2011. Today, she is on the national staff of CODEPINK Women for Peace.