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By Lara Marlowe | Comments: ( 423 ) | Date: ( Aug 21, 2019 )

The Things I ve Seen is the first book to feature the award winning work of journalist and foreign correspondent Lara Marlowe From her beginnings as a reporter with CBS and the Financial Times to her work for Time magazine and her most recent appointment with the Irish Times in Paris and Washington, this collection of new and selected in depth pieces is full of th The Things I ve Seen is the first book to feature the award winning work of journalist and foreign correspondent Lara Marlowe From her beginnings as a reporter with CBS and the Financial Times to her work for Time magazine and her most recent appointment with the Irish Times in Paris and Washington, this collection of new and selected in depth pieces is full of the insight and reflection we have come to expect from the veteran reporter Featuring a lengthy introduction on the nature of the correspondent s work and charting her own career, this debut publication includes lengthy articles selected by Lara herself including several that were suppressed or quashed by certain publications notably in the case of a long piece charting three generations of a Palestinian family from 1948 onwards, which Time magazine would ultimately quash.Her work has brought her to war zones in the Middle East, Afghanistan and the Balkans, and she lived for several years in Beirut working for Time Irish readers are most familiar with her recent spell as the Paris based correspondent for the Irish Times and the book features some of her best writing from that posting, including a wonderful portrait of Carla Bruni, whom she met in the singer s private Paris residence Currently she is US correspondent for the Irish Times and the book covers the Obama administration s tumultuous first years, the devastation in Haiti and the recent environmental disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.


  • Title: The Things I've Seen: Nine Lives of a Foreign Correspondent
  • Author: Lara Marlowe
  • ISBN: 9781907593048
  • Page: 360
  • Format: Paperback

About Author:

Lara Marlowe

Lara Marlowe is an American journalist and author, who is currently US correspondent for The Irish Times, after having spent many years as the paper s Paris correspondent Marlowe also spend 15 years as a journalist for Time Magazine.Born in California, Marlowe holds a B.A in French from UCLA, a master s in international relations from Oxford, and also spent a year of study at the Sorbonne.She often reported from Iraq following the 2003 US led invasion She worked previously for Time Magazine as their Beirut correspondent, and has been a guest for many other broadcast and print media For her work she was made Chevalier of the L gion d Honneur in 2006 She is a regular contributor to Newstalk 106 in Ireland.



Comments The Things I've Seen: Nine Lives of a Foreign Correspondent

  • Colette Ni

    Lara Marlowe looks like a painting by Modigliani and has the meticulously paced skills of the experienced and well-polished journalist. I knew her work from The Irish Times before I had the book and greatly admired her accounts and her fearless honesty. She can walk with kings without losing the common touch, equally at home sitting interviewing the famous and the glamorous, such as Carla Bruni, as she is with walking through some of the worst war zones of the world. The book from end to end is [...]


  • Ann Heaney

    Very interesting enjoyable book. Some of Lara Marlowe's best writing


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