Granta 116: Ten Years Later

Granta 116: Ten Years Later


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Ten years later, the place are we having a look? How will we see issues differently?

From flooring 0 to Kampala to London to Mumbai, the echoes are nonetheless heard, the influence remains to be felt. the best way we engage, the best way we shuttle, our courting to media and know-how, and the very method we regard the area we are living in have all been irrevocably changed.

Granta 116 will study the results of the assaults that happened on September eleven, 2001, from a world point of view. instead of recounting the place we have been whilst it occurred and what we observed, this factor will examine how our lives and viewpoints were altered in view that that day.

Declan Walsh experiences from the tribal parts of northwest Pakistan: breeding floor for al-Qaeda and present goal of U.S. drone moves. Elliott Woods travels around the united states, speaking to recruits, noncombatants and veterans and taking the heartbeat of a country a decade at conflict. Pico Iyer considers what air trip is like within the post-9/11 protection country; Nicole Krauss writes a depression, impressionistic portrait of kinfolk, conflict, lifestyles and demise in Paris. the problem additionally comprises fiction from newbies Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer and Phil Klay in addition to an extract of a brand new novel through Nuruddin Farah a couple of guy who travels to Somalia looking for his son who has joined the jihadist movement.

Showcasing one of the most insightful essayists, fiction writers, poets and visible artists operating at the present time, Ten Years Later will discover the complexity of ways we regard an occasion that perpetually shifted our conceptions of worry, anger and wish.

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