Reporting on Turkey & ME, cities, media & culture; for Atlantic, Guardian, National, AlJazeera, Foreign Affairs, Next City...; editor for IFC/World Bank
Award-winning journalist and multi-media reporter, have published print, photo, video and radio stories from around the world for outlets as diverse as the NY Times, The Economist, Financial Times, The Guardian, Columbia Journalism Review, Christian Science Monitor, Atlantic Cities, Next American City, Chicago magazine, New York Post, and others.
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The destruction of Sur: is this historic district a target for gentrification?
The AKP's Golden Opportunity
Book review: Dare to Disappoint, a bold tale about coming of age in Turkey | The National
Another dark moment for the Turkish media
Turkey is sinking into the quagmire of Syria
What crisis? Moscow's ridiculously ambitious plan to build the next Silicon Valley
Top Annual story in CPQ
The Commonwealth Press Union's Words & Images Award went annually to the best reported story in its now-defunct publication, Commonwealth Press Quarterly.
What was your first job as a journalist?
First paid position? Senior reporter for the Kashmir Observer, in Srinagar, Kashmir, India.
Have you ever used a typewriter?
For work? No. For fun/nostalgia? Yep.
How is social media changing news?
Almost impossible to answer right now, but we're in the early stages of an enormous shift in how people gather, disseminate and share news