The Tree of the Doves http://iowapublicradio.org en Exploring the Nature of Terror http://iowapublicradio.org/post/exploring-nature-terror <div>In his new book, celebrated poet, essayist, and Director of the University of Iowa International Writing Program Christopher Merrill explores the nature of terror, its place in the post-911 world and how terror unites and galvanizes those in the throes of it.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>In <i>The Tree of Doves: Ceremony, Expedition, War </i>Merrill takes us on his exotic journeys to Malaysia, China, the Dead Sea and war-torn Syria.</div> Fri, 24 Aug 2012 19:03:10 +0000 Ben Kieffer 6870 at http://iowapublicradio.org Exploring the Nature of Terror