War in the Middle East

Indigenous Perspective

IraqiGirl: Diary of a Teenage Girl in Iraq, by IraqiGirl

The Iraq War Blog, An Iraqi Family's Inside View of the First Year of the Occupation, by Faiza Al-Araji

Baghdad Diaries: A Woman's Chronicle of War and Exile, by Nuha al-Radi

Baghdad Burning: Girl Blog from Iraq, by Riverbend

Inside Fallujah: The Unembedded Story, by Ahmed Mansour

An Iraqi in Palestine

Beyond the Green Zone: Dispatches from an Unembeded Journalist in Occupied Iraq, by Dahr Jamail

Zoya's Story: An Aghan Woman's Struggle for Freedom, by John Follain

The Wasted Vigil, by Nadeem Aslam

Scattered Crumbs, by Muhsin al-Ramli

Contemporary Iraqi Fiction, Edited by Shakir Mustafa

American Soldier and Embeded Reporter Accounts

Sunrise Over Fallujah, by Walter Dean Myers

Winter Soldier: Iraq and Afghanistan: Eyewitness Accounts, by Iraqi Veterans Against the War

What was Asked of Us: An Oral History of the Iraq War by the Soldiers Who Fought It, by Trish Wood

Ambush Alley, by Tim Pritchard

The Highway War: A Marine Company Commander in Iraq, by Seth Folsom

War Journal: My Five Years in Iraq, by Richard Engel

The Forever War, by Dexter Filkins

No True Glory, by Bing West

Generation Kill, by Evan Wright

Joker One: A Marine Platoon's Story, by Donovan Campbell

Blackhawk Down, by Mark Bowden


Whiskey Tango Foxtrot: A Photographer's Chronicle of the Iraq War, by Ashley Gilbertson

Iraq: Eyewitness to War, by Robert Galbraith

"Art as Resistance"

Historical Accounts

Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq, by Thomas Ricks

My Guantanamo Diary: The Detainees and the Stories They Told Me, by Mahvish Khan

War in Michigan

Flowers for Abeer

Children's Books

The Librarian of Basra, by Jeannette Winter

Under the Persimmon Tree, by Suzanne Fisher Staples


ArabFilm.com: Iraq

Afghanland Movie Review

"Iraq in Fragments"

Wikipedia Iraq War Films


Created by: allen.webb@wmich.edu
Revised Date: 9/09