About the Author
Anna Badkhen writes about people in extremis. She is a journalist and the author of Peace Meals: Candy-Wrapped Kalashnikovs and Other War Stories and Waiting for the Taliban. Most recently, she has authored the books Walking with Abel: Journeys with the Nomads of the African Savannah and The World Is a Carpet: Four Seasons in an Afghan Village. She has covered wars in Afghanistan, Iraq, Somalia, Israel, West Bank and Gaza, Chechnya, and Kashmir, among others. Her wartime journalism won the 2007 Joel R. Seldin Award for reporting on civilians in war zones.
11/04 ‘Peace Meals’: Breaking Bread With War’s Forgotten Families
08/18 The Second Insurgency
08/14 Baghdad Behind Walls
05/19 A Better Iraq? That’s What Saddam Said
05/15 Trading Spaces, Iraq Edition