Latest update: 09/09/2011
Responding to 9/11 through literature
Ten years after the event, we take a look at two pioneering books which discuss the tragedy of 9/11. Journalist William Langewiesche's essays "American Ground" expose the truth behind the events, chaos and anarchy on Ground Zero. Also, Frédéric Beigbeder's landmark novel "Windows on the World" tackles the attacks in a powerful work of fiction.