In this book of interviews, Edward W. Said discusses the centrality of popular resistance to his understanding of culture, history, and social change. He reveals his thoughts on the war on terrorism, the war in Afghanistan, and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and lays out a compelling vision for a secular, democratic future in the Middle East - and globally.
Conversations with the acclaimed cultural critic and world-renowned commentator on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Acknowledgments Introduction by David Barsamian 1. A One-State Solution 2. Intifada 2000: The Palestinian Uprising 3. What They Wnat Is My Silence 4. Origins of Terrorism 5. A Palestinian Perspective on the Conflict with Israel Selected Biography Index
'Said is, as always, inspiring. He is a brilliant intellectual who as the gift of simplifying his arguments without sacrificing their essence. This book should be in every home' -- Morning Star