The book Under Fire. 1 is one instantiation of the Under Fire project. It is an edited compilation of a series of dialogues that occurred online from 25 January through 19 April, 2004, between artists, political scientists, critics, activists and journalists both from the West and the Middle-East. The discussions were moderated by Jordan Crandall. Under Fire.2 is an edited compilation of a series of dialogues that occurred online from September through December, 2004. Contents: Preface and introduction by Jordan Crandall; With conributions by Akbar Ahmed, John Armitage, Asef Bayat, Ryan Bishop, Benjamin H. Bratton, Doug Brooks, Susan Buck-Morss, Hamid Dabashi, Manuel DeLanda, James Der Derian, Ian Robert Douglas, Cyrill Duneau, Joy Garnett, Gena Gbenga, Salwa Ghaly, Chris Hables Gray, Ryan Griffis, Brian Holmes, Alice Hunsberger, Thomas Keenan, Mary Keller, Bracha Lichtenberger-Ettinger, Saba Mahmood, Gema Martín Muñoz, Loretta Napoleoni, Nik, Amir Parsa, Bernard Roddy, Brigitte van der Sande, Harel Shapira, P.W. Singer, Ognjen Strpic, Ana Valdés, Eyal Weizman, David Young; Biographies; Select bibliography.