SOAS University of London

Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy

A Lens on the Middle East - Jeremy Bowen (BBC)



Jeremy Bowen

Date: 6 June 2014Time: 6:00 PM

Finishes: 6 June 2014Time: 8:00 PM

Venue: Brunei Gallery Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Type of Event: 0

With regret this event has been cancelled as Mr Bowen has had to travel to Syria.

CISD Annual Lecture 2014 by Jeremy Bowen (Middle East Editor, BBC)

Jeremy Bowen is the author of Six Days: how the 1967 war shaped the Middle East. (2003)War Stories (2006) and The Arab Uprisings - The People Want the Fall of the Regime (2012). He is.the current Royal Television society journalist of the year and has won two Bayeux war reporting awards. Other awards include: New York Television Festival 1995 - Best News Correspondent, RTS Best Breaking News Report 1996 - Best Breaking News report, for his coverage of the assassination of Israel's President Yitzhak Rabin, Sony Gold award for News Story of the Year on the arrest of Saddam Hussein, Part of the BBC teams that won a BAFTA for their Kosovo coverage, International Emmy 2006 for BBC News', for its coverage, led by Bowen, of the 2006 Lebanon War, 2012 Peace Through Media Award at the 8th annual International Media Awards in London.

The lecture will be followed by a drinks reception (Brunei Suite, SOAS).

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