Granta 67: Women and Children First - Granta Magazine

Granta 67: Women and Children First

Autumn 1999

How do we cope with the public and private disaster? Jasmina Tesanovic on being bombed in Belgrade – ‘The Diary of a Political Idiot’; Ian Jack on good behavior aboard the Titanic; Joy Williams on the necessary death of her dog Hawk; Edward Said on the shame of his body; James Buchan inside Saddam’s Iraq. Plus: Edmund White, and the début of a novelist unknown when this issue was published – Zadie Smith.