On War and Peace

Former National Security Advisor Stephen Hadley, former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, and Pulitzer Center Executive Director Jon Sawyer at Washington University discussing A New Approach to the Middle East. United States, 2017.
February 8, 2017

What next for the Middle East? Former administration officials seek new policy solutions harnessing the resources and human capital of the region.

Border crossing in Ras Jdir near Ben Gardenne. Image by Paolo Pellegrin. Tunisia, 2011.
February 8, 2017

Pulitzer Center grantee headlines this Campus Consortium event focusing on the Middle East through the lives of six individuals he interviewed for his landmark New York Times Magazine piece.

February 2, 2017

Chicago K-12 and post-secondary educators meet with Pulitzer Center grantees and education staff at the University of Chicago to explore using "Fractured Lands" with their students.

Children in an IDP camp. Image by Paolo Pellegrin. Iraq, July 2016
January 17, 2017

Madeleine Albright and Stephen Hadley discuss Middle East Strategy Task Force findings. Pulitzer Center Executive Director Jon Sawyer moderates event at Washington University in St. Louis.

November 21, 2016

Landmark New York Times Magazine issue focused on the stories of individuals in the Middle East to explore regional conflicts.

November 21, 2016

Jeff Kelly Lowenstein discusses his new book, "The Chilean Chronicles," at Public Narrative in Chicago.

Children in an IDP camp. Image by Paolo Pellegrin. Iraq, July 2016.
October 19, 2016

Pulitzer Center Executive Director Jon Sawyer joins in discussion at the Institute of Politics on one of the most comprehensive accounts of the contemporary Arab World's unraveling.

October 13, 2016

Landmark edition of The New York Times Magazine trace the lives of individuals across the Middle East living through the turmoil. Writer and multimedia journalist share those stories and...

Kharim Ahmad, 22, suffered shrapnel wounds on his face and the loss of a leg from fighting in Sangin.
October 4, 2016

The International Women’s Media Foundation presents award-winning photojournalist Paula Bronstein discussing her new book Afghanistan: Between Hope and Fear at Busboys and Poets.

Libyans attempt to flee violence by crossing the border into Tunisia. Image by Paolo Pellegrin. Tunisia, 2011.
October 3, 2016

Journalist Scott Anderson's talk on "Fractured Lands" at Wake Forest University marks launch of Pulitzer Center's NewsArts, an ongoing exploration of the intersections of news and art.

A warder patrolling a cell block at Fresnes, one of France’s biggest jails, during a visit I made earlier this month. Image by Christopher de Bellaigue. France, 2016.
September 30, 2016

Pulitzer Center-supported journalist Christopher de Bellaigue speaks with students and faculty during Campus Consortium visit.

A public park is seen from above in San Francisco. California is a major center for the development and manufacture of military UAVs–Genderal Atomic builds its Predators and Reapers in the state–and the Bay Area in particular is hub of the expanding consumer-drone market. Image by Tomas van Houtryve. United States, 2014.
September 28, 2016

Tomas van Houtryve's award-winning photos exhibition opens in October at the Anastasia Photo Gallery.