Roger Thurow

Roger Thurow appears in the following:

A Year in an African Farm Community

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Roger Thurow tells the story of a group of smallholder farmers in western Kenya who took an enormous risk to try to change their lives against the backdrop of our looming global challenge to feed the world’s growing population. The Last Hunger Season: A Year in an African Farm Community on the Brink of Change is about how this community deals with the wanjala—the hunger season that can last up to eight or nine months at a time.

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Friday, June 26, 2009

As many as 25,000 people a day and nearly six million children a year die of hunger, malnutrition, and related diseases. Veteran reporters Roger Thurow and Scott Kilman expose how powerful lobbies, interest groups, and the general public's negligence and ignorance have left the worl's poorest hungry. Their book

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