Judith Matloff   has covered international affairs for 30 years. She worked as a staff correspondent for Reuters and the Christian Science Monitor and has written for many other publications including the New York Times Magazine, Economist, Newsweek and Financial Times. She teaches conflict reporting at the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism and is a contributing editor to the Columbia Journalism Review. Matloff has won various fellowships including a Fulbright and MacArthur. She is the author of two books, Fragments of a Forgotten War and Home Girl.
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