Max Rodenbeck - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)

Bio

Max Rodenbeck began writing for The Economist in 1989. Previous to his current role he was Middle East Bureau Chief from 2000 to 2015, covering the region from Morocco to Iran, and topics ranging from wars and revolutions to radical Islam, Arabic pop culture and the ancient art of distilling arak. A frequent contributor to The New York Review of Books, his own book “Cairo: The City Victorious” has been published in eight languages.