Vol. 3, No. 3, Fall 2011
BRIDGING THE CULTURAL DIVIDE:
Remembering September 11th
$20.00 || 280 pp. || ISBN No.: 1466303131
This groundbreaking issue provides a rare platform for works written in the immediate aftermath of 9/11 and writings on the permanent sociocultural effects of the events. Furthermore, the issue aims to present a well-rounded and illuminating perspective which features the works of Arab American, Israeli, Jewish, Muslim and Afghan American writers. Featuring over 60 poets, including Ada A. Aharoni, Elmaz Abinader, Naomi Shihab Nye, Neil Weisbrod, Penny Cagan, Philip Metres, Purvi Shah, Qais Arsala, Ronny Someck, Kenny Fries, Lenard D. Moore, Marilyn Hacker and Lucille Clifton.
Includes interviews of Ammiel Alcalay, D.H. Melhem, Hayan Charara, Karen Alkalay-Gut, and Zohra Saed. Essays by Lisa Suhair Majaj, Ranen Omer-Sherman, Zohra Saed and Sahar Muradi, Bassam K. Frangieh, Morris Dickstein and others. Cover Art: Linda Puiatta.