"Beyond the Green Zone: Dispatches from an Unembedded Journalist in Occupied Iraq"
October 26, 2007
A talk by Dahr Jamail, independent journalist reporting from Iraq.
As the occupation of Iraq unravels, the demand for independent reporting is growing. Since 2003, unembedded journalist Dahr Jamail has filed indispensable reports from Iraq that have made him this generation's chronicler of the unfolding disaster there. In these collected dispatches, Jamail presents never-before-published details of the siege of Fallujah and examines the origins of the Iraqi insurgency. Dahr Jamail makes frequent visits to Iraq and has published his accounts in newspapers and magazines worldwide. He has regularly appeared on Democracy Now!, as well as the BBC, Pacifica Radio, and numerous other networks.
From the World Beyond the Headlines Series and the Center for Middle Eastern Studies.