Anjan Sundaram is the author of ‘Bad News: Last Journalists in a DictatorshipBad News: Last Journalists in a Dictatorship‘ (2016) and ‘Stringer: A Reporter’s Journey in the Congo‘ (2014) which became a Royal African Society Book of the Year.
An award-winning journalist, he has reported from Central Africa for the New York Times and the Associated Press.
His writing has also appeared in Granta, The Guardian, Observer, Foreign Policy, Politico, Telegraph and The Washington Post.
His war correspondence from the Central African Republic won a Frontline Club award in 2015, and his reporting on Pygmy tribes in Congo’s rainforests won a Reuters prize in 2006.
His work has also been shortlisted for the Prix Bayeux and the Kurt Schork Award.
Anjan graduated from Yale University.