BBC journalist exclusive on Pakistan’s socio-political climate
We cordially invite you to attend a book reading with distinguished author and BBC journalist, Owen Bennett Jones on Thursday 8th October 2009. Bennett Jones will provide a candid overview of his book, Eye of The Storm (3rd Edition), based on Pakistan and the current socio-political climate. The event will be chaired by esteemed writer Moni Mohsin, author of The End of Innocence and The Diary of a Social Butterfly.
This thoroughly revised and updated edition of Bennett Jones’s market leading account of the critical modern state includes fresh material on the Taliban insurgency, the Musharraf years, the return and subsequent assassination of Benazir Bhutto, and the election as president of Asif Ali Zardari.
Owen Bennett Jones was BBC correspondent in Pakistan and is now Asia correspondent for the BBC World Service. He has written for the Guardian, Financial Times, and Independent newspapers, the London Review of Books and Prospect magazine.
Praise for the first edition: “The world has a stake in what happens in Pakistan. How great a stake, this book makes compellingly clear.”—Robert M. Hathaway, Wilson Quarterly
Event Details Eye of The Storm (3rd Edition) - Book reading with Owen Bennett Jones Thursday 8th October 2009 6:30-8:30pm River Room, Glaziers Hall (9 Montague Close, London Bridge, London SE1 9DD) Tea and coffee will be served
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Books will be available for sale and signing on the day with a percentage of book sales being donated to FTCF.
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