Roger Cohen in Melbourne - New Israel Fund Australia

Roger Cohen, in conversation with Julie Szego (Melbourne)

Roger Cohen, in conversation with Julie Szego (Melbourne)

Award-winning journalist and author Roger Cohen is one of the most talented, hard-hitting international reporters today. He'll be speaking with journalist Julie Szego about Israel/Palestine, European Jewry, the Iran nuclear deal, and antisemitism.

Roger Cohen

Roger Cohen has worked for The New York Times for 25 years as a foreign correspondent, foreign editor, and now columnist. Prior to that he worked for The Wall Street Journal and Reuters. Cohen's columns frequently include expert analysis on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, global Jewish affairs, and the Iranian nuclear issue.

He is the author of four books. The latest, a family memoir entitled "The Girl from Human Street: Ghosts of Memory in a Jewish Family." Raised in South Africa and England, a graduate of Balliol College, Oxford, he is a naturalised American.

About Julie Szego

Julie Szego, writer and Fairfax columnist, worked at The Age for 12 years and wrote a column for The Australian Jewish News for seven years. She teaches creative non-fiction at Melbourne University and journalism at Monash University. Her book, The Tainted Trial of Farah Jama, was shortlisted for the Victorian and NSW Premier’s Literary Awards for 2015.

May 29, 2016 at 7:00pm - 9pm

Armadale Bowls Club, Princes Park, South Caulfield
41 Sussex Rd
Caulfield South, VIC 3162
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