What happened on September 23, 2001
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A Pure, High Note of Anguish BARBARA KINGSOLVER, Barbara Kingsolver's most recent novel is "Prodigal Summer."
Rep. Barbara Lee: Rowing Against the Tide MARC COOPER, Marc Cooper is a contributing editor to The Nation magazine and a columnist for L.A. Weekly
Include Afghans in Fight Against Taliban AHMED RASHID, Ahmed Rashid, a correspondent for the Far Eastern Economic Review, is the author of "Taliban, Militant Islam, Oil and Fundamentalism in Central Asia."
TV News Our Town Commons During Crisis ORVILLE SCHELL, Orville Schell is Dean of the Graduate School of Journalism at the University of California, Berkeley
With No Lobby, the People Are Unheard ARIANNA HUFFINGTON, Arianna Huffington is a syndicated columnist. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
U.S. Still Beacon of Hope WILLIAM SHAWCROSS, William Shawcross's latest book is "Deliver us from Evil: Warlords, Peacekeepers and a World of Endless Conflict."
Let Military Panels Punish Terrorists NEAL A. RICHARDSON and SPENCER J. CRONA, Neal A. Richardson is a deputy district attorney in Denver. Spencer J. Crona is a lawyer in Denver
Of War... DREW LIMSKY, Drew Limsky teaches at City University of New York
The Muslim Ally Within JACK MILES, Jack Miles, senior advisor to the president at the J. Paul Getty Trust, is the author of "God: A Biography" and the forthcoming "Christ: A Crisis in the Life of God."
Sand Trap ARTHUR SCHLESINGER JR., Arthur Schlesinger Jr.'s most recent book is "A Life in the 20th Century: Volume I, Innocent Beginnings."
Face to Face With the Taliban KARL F. INDERFURTH, Karl F. Inderfurth served as the assistant secretary of State for South Asian Affairs from 1997 to 2001
The Wounds That Refuse to Heal TODD GITLIN, Todd Gitlin is the author of "The Twilight of Common Dreams" and the forthcoming "Media Unlimited: Life in the Torrent of Image and Sound." He is New York editor of the Web magazine http://www.openDemocracy.net and teaches at New York University
Future Shock STEVE WASSERMAN, Steve Wasserman is Book Editor of The Times
O Jerusalem AMY WILENT, Amy Wilentz is the author of "Martyrs' Crossing: A Novel."
The General in His Labyrinth DAVID KAISER, David Kaiser is a historian and the author of "American Tragedy: Kennedy, Johnson, and the Origins of the Vietnam War."
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner? SUSIE LINFIELD, Susie Linfield is a contributing writer to Book Review. She teaches in the Cultural Reporting and Criticism program at New York University
A Raucous but Rigorous Experiment JOSEF WOODARD, Josef Woodard is a frequent contributor to Calendar
Creating a Set That's in Character DARYL H. MILLER, Daryl H. Miller is a regular contributor to Calendar
Only What Grabs Him JON BURLINGAME, Jon Burlingame is a regular contributor to Calendar
Have City, Will Travel the Earth SCARLET CHENG, Scarlet Cheng is a regular contributor to Calendar
Drama From the Floor Up HUGH HART, Hugh Hart is a regular contributor to Calendar
Taking One More Spin GREG BRAXTON, Greg Braxton is a Times staff writer
Call It Metal Gymnastics NATALIE NICHOLS, Natalie Nichols is a regular contributor to Calendar
Everything Ventured, Everything Lost RACHEL ABRAMOWITZ, Rachel Abramowitz is a Times staff writer. Times staff writer Corie Brown also contributed to this story
Pay Attention, Class SUZANNE MUCHNIC, Suzanne Muchnic is The Times' art writer
This Is The City RICHARD CHEVERTON, Richard Cheverton's last feature for the magazine was on artist Jack Lowe
Sweet Charity ELIZABETH MEHREN, Elizabeth Mehren is a Times staff writer based in Boston
Uncontainable Terry McDermott, Times Staff Writer
Brownie Points CAROLYNN CARRENO, Carolynn Carreno last wrote about pie for the magazine