Reuel Marc Gerecht is currently a resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research. He is the former Director for the Middle East Initiative, The Project for the New American Century. He is recently a contributor to "Present Dangers: Crisis and Opportunity in American Foreign Policy" (Editors Robert Kagan & William Kristol; Encounter Books, 2000) and is the author under the pseudonym of Edward Shirley of "Know Thine Enemy: A Spy's Journey into Revolutionary Iran" (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1997). He has an upcoming book entitled "For Their Eyes Only."
A former Middle Eastern specialist in the CIA, Mr. Gerecht writes frequently on the Middle East, Central Asia, terrorism, and intelligence. His work can be found in such publications as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The International Herald Tribune, The Atlantic Monthly, The New Republic, The Weekly Standard, Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, The Middle East Quarterly, and Talk.
Last Updated: 9/16/09