Mr. Mark Mazzetti Lecture

Mr. Mark Mazzetti
The New York Times

will be addressing the Vancouver Institute on November 23, 2013 at 8:15 p.m., Lecture Hall No. 2 in the Woodward Instructional Resources Centre, University of British Columbia.


America’s Shadow War


Mr. Mazzetti is a national security correspondent for The New York Times. In 2009, he shared a Pulitzer Prize for reporting on the intensifying violence in Pakistan and Afghanistan and Washington’s response, and he has won numerous other major journalism awards, including the George Polk Award (with colleague Dexter Filkins) and the Livingston Award, for breaking the story of the CIA's destruction of interrogation videotapes. He is also the recipient of the Gerald R. Ford Prize for Distinguished Reporting on National Defense. Mr. Mazzetti has also written for the Los Angeles Times, U.S. News & World Report, and The Economist. He is the author of The Way of the Knife: The CIA, a Secret Army, and a War at the Ends of the Earth, Penguin Press, 2013.