Fri, Sep 9, 2011 -- 10:00 AM
Ten Years After 9/11Download audio (MP3)
As the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on 9/11 nears, we check back in with guests we spoke to shortly after the attacks about how their views on patriotism have changed a decade later. What are your reflections on the nation 10 years after the attacks?
Host: Dave Iverson
- Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, novelist, short story writer, poet and author most recently of the novel "One Amazing Thing"
- Jessi Hempel, writer for Fortune Magazine who was 26 years old when she produced a piece for KQED's Perspectives series on September 25th, 2001
- Romeo M. Horvath, former U.S. Army paratrooper and Operation Iraqi Freedom combat veteran
- Terry Boyd, former sergeant in the U.S. Marine Corps who served for seven years and saw action in both Afghanistan and Iraq
- Todd Gitlin, professor of journalism and sociology and chair of the Ph.D program in communications at Columbia University, and author of books including "The Intellectuals and the Flag"
- 9/11: Ten Years Later : KQED's complete coverage