Christopher Dickey

Christopher Dickey, Newsweek's award-winning Paris bureau chief and Middle East editor, reports regularly from Baghdad, Cairo, and Jerusalem, and writes the weekly "Shadowland" column -- an inside look at the world of spies and soldiers, guerrillas and suicide bombers -- for Newsweek Online. He is the author of Summer of Deliverance, Expats, With the Contras, and the novel Innocent Blood. He lives in Paris.

Books by this Author

see more books by Christopher Dickey

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Literature is news that stays news.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. That sense of security and belonging implied by the word "home."

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. To warn of disaster and to be ignored.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Walking through Central Park

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Joan Didion

Christopher Dickey on the Web

Facebook

Explore

CONNECT WITH US