Journalist Anjan Sundaram talks about his time teaching a journalism class in Kigali, Rwanda in the wake of the 1994 genocide. In Bad News: Last Journalists in a Dictatorship, he looks at how the current dictatorial regime is praised by the West as a model state, despite the fear and brutal treatment experienced by some journalists.
Event: Anjan Sundaram will be in conversation with Mythili Rao at BookCourt (163 Court Street, Brooklyn) on January 19 at 7 p.m. He will also be reading from his book, signing copies and answering questions.
From the Appendix in Bad News:
BAD NEWS by Anjan Sundaram
Copyright © 2016 by Anjan Sundaram
Published by arrangement with Doubleday, an imprint of The Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House LLC