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Rukmini Callimachi on High-Octane Journalism at the Feraru Conferences
On October 14, 2020, were proud to have as guest at the Feraru Conferences Online Romanian-born four-time Pulitzer Prize nominee Rukmini Callimachi, a star journalist with the New York Times and one of the world’s experts in Islamic terrorism. The dialogue revealed a personal and professional portrait of one of the most successful Romanian-Americans who, through her celebrated reporting, illuminated the inner workings of some of the most dangerous organizations in the world.
Rukmini Callimachi has been a foreign correspondent with The New York Times since 2014, covering Al Qaeda and ISIS. She is a four-time Pulitzer Prize finalist, including in 2014 for her series of stories based on a cache of internal Qaeda documents she discovered in Mali. She is also the winner of the George Polk Award for International Reporting, multiple Overseas Press Club Awards and the Michael Kelly Prize.
Photo credit: Chang W. Lee / Courtesy of The New York Times