Synopses & Reviews
Cultural Writing. Subtitled "Conversations in a Time of Terror," this anthology "is a collection of writings that gives voice to the diverse perspectives that the American people did not have an opportunity to hear despite three days of commercial-free, 24 hour-a-day news coverage on all major networks [following September 11th.]" Includes articles, artwork, poetry, e-mails, interviews, and personal essays in relation and reaction to September 11th and the ensuing social, emotional, and political aftermath. Contributors include Danny Hoch, Angela Davis, Rep. Barbara Lee, The Coup, Elsa Mora, Deepak Chopra, Eduardo Galeano, Norman Solomon, Aaron Mcgruder, David Katz, Barbara Kingsolver, and many more.
Other collections about September 11 will be stacked with the same older white males. Another World is Possible begins with personal stories from September 11th. It follows with Why did this happen?- analysis of US foreign policy in the Middle East, and the backlash against Arab-Americans and freedoms at home. And Where do we go from here?- on a personal level, a spiritual level, and in terms of foreign policy.