Join 85 Broads and award-winning journalist and Los Angeles Times’ Beijing bureau chief <b>Barbara Demick</b> for a discussion of her journalistic tenure in China, as well as her latest work “Nothing to Envy” which details the everyday lives of North Koreans.
Barbara’s reporting on North Korea won the Overseas Press Club award for human rights reporting, the Asia Society’s Osborne Eliott award and the American Academy of Diplomacy’s Arthur Ross Award.
Before joining the Los Angeles Times, she was with the Philadelphia Inquirer as a foreign correspondent in the Middle East and Eastern Europe. She lived in Sarajevo during the war in Bosnia and wrote a book about daily life, Logavina Street: Life and Death in Sarajevo Neighborhood. Her Sarajevo reporting won the George Polk Award, the Robert F. Kennedy Award and was a finalist for the Pulitzer.
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