Journalists Under Fire: An Independent Reporter's View from Chechnya, Iraq, and Afghanistan
A public lecture by Anne Nivat, Award-Winning Paris-Based Freelance War Reporter and Writer
Thursday, February 11, 201012:00 PM - 2:00 PM
10383 Bunche Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Anne Nivat is a Paris-based freelance war reporter and writer. She holds a doctorate in political science from the Institut d'Etudes Politique de Paris and was a Fullbright Fellow at the Davis Center for Russian Studies at Harvard University. She is the author of Chienne de Guerre: A Woman Reported behind the Lines of the War in Chechnya (Albert Londres Prize, 2000) and The Wake of War: Encounters with the People of Iraq and Afghanistan (Erwan Bergot Literary Award, 2004). In 2001, she received the SAIS-Novartis International Journalism Award from Johns Hopkins University.
Sponsor(s): Center for European and Eurasian Studies, Center for Near Eastern Studies, Gender Studies, UCLA Law School's International Human Rights Program