Meline Toumani is a writer living in Brooklyn. She contributes
frequently to the New York Times.
A review of two recent memoirs of Iran.
OIL--A REFINED IRAQ SCHEME
Los Osos, Calif.
Perhaps you noticed them in the main square of your town this year--or last year, or any year you've been alive, in any town where you've ever lived: a group of people solemnly assembled, a pries