20 February 2008 0 Comments

Dow Jones profiles Rees on Palestinian detective novel, demise of foreign news

Influential New York media writer Jon Friedman profiles me in his column at Dow Jones MarketWatch today. We talked about my new book A Grave in Gaza and why it’s better to write novels about the Middle East than to continue to work as a journalist and watch as foreign news coverage is gradually strangled by corporate pressure and editorial complacency. Jon also did a thoughtful job of covering my reaction to the changes in New York City since I last lived there in 1996. Here’s the full profile:
http://www.marketwatch.com/news/story/story.aspx?guid=%7B3EC7E065%2D6616%2D4A83%2D9A31%2D50950A8EEE46%7D&siteid=rss

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