Neil Macfarquhar

The Media Relations Department of Hizbollah Wishes You a Happy Birthday

Neil Macfarquhar

Talk: The Media Relations Department of Hizbollah Wishes You a Happy Birthday

The Authors@Google program welcomed New York Times correspondent Neil MacFarquhar to Google's New York office to discuss his book, "The Media Relations Department of Hizbollah Wishes You a Happy Birthday". In this book, he introduces a cross-section of unsung, dynamic men and women pioneering political and social change

Neil Macfarquhar

Neil Graham MacFarquhar is an American writer who is currently writing for The New York Times in Moscow. From June 2008 to the summer of 2013, MacFarquhar was the Times 's United Nations bureau chief. From November 2006 to May 2008, he was a national correspondent for the paper, based in San Francisco. He was the Middle East correspondent, based in Cairo, from 2001 until 2006

The Media Relations Department of Hizbollah Wishes You a Happy Birthday

MacFarquhar interacts with Arabs and Iranians in their every day lives, removed from the violence we see constantly, yet wrestling with the region's future. These are people who realize their region is out of step with the world and are determined to do something about it - on their own terms.

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