The WTC attack considered as a conflict between open and closed systems, a one-system people and a many-system people.
A Review of Malise Ruthven’s A Fury for God: The Islamist
Attack on America, from Tim Keane, with links to a growing body of writing on terror in ebr.
Against the conflation of Islamic and economic fundamentalisms (William S. Wilson responds to Nick Spenser).
To understand differences between Islamic and Western aesthetics, Nick Spencer argues, is not the way to understand the WTC attacks.
Steffen Hantke on Tom LeClair’s and Richard Powers’s novelistic imaginations of terror.