FORA.tv Speaker - Scott Malcomson
Scott Malcomson has edited foreign coverage for the New York Times Magazine since 2004; articles prepared under his direction have won numerous awards, including a Pulitzer Prize and a National Magazine Award. Malcomson was a senior advisor to the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Sergio Vieira de Mello, before his death in Baghdad in 2003; prior to joining the UN, Malcomson edited Op-Eds for the Times. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and PEN.
He has written three books -- Tuturani: A Political Journey in the Pacific Islands, Empire's Edge: Travels in Southeastern Europe, Turkey and Central Asia, and One Drop of Blood: The American Misadventure of Race, and has contributed to, apart from the Times, The New Yorker, the Village Voice, the London Review of Books, Transition, and many other publications.
His book Generation's End: A Memoir of American Power after 9/11 was published in September 2010.
02.07.11 | 01:28:56 min
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