Jenny Nyman is an artist and social activist who has lived and worked in Palestine since 2005. She was one of the leading forces in establishing The Freedom Theatre in Jenin Refugee Camp in the Occupied Palestinian Territory. Together with her late-husband Juliano Mer-Khamis, they developed the theatre into one of the most significant cultural voices in Palestine. Jenny uses art and multi-media as a vehicle for raising awareness of human rights violations in the area. Jenny received her BA in Philosophy and her MA in Social and Political Thought from the University of Sussex.