Jimmy Carter looks back, photographer Lynsey Addario looks out | WBEZ
Skip to main content

Worldview

Jimmy Carter looks back, photographer Lynsey Addario looks out

Jimmy Carter looks back -- We revisit a conversation with former President Jimmy Carter’s . He spoke to us about his 29th book, 'A Full Life: Reflections at Ninety'. We spoke with the president about his life, hist legacy and his thoughts on today's society. Photographer Lynsey Addario -- Lynsey Addario became a top photojournalist in the post-9/11 world. Her detention in Libya with three other New York Times journalists made international news. Addario’s new book “It’s What I Do” explains how she’s negotiated difficult circumstances in Somalia, Afghanistan, Sudan, Iraq and countless other hot spots. The book offers an inside account of one of the world’s most demanding jobs. Being in a male-dominated business, Addario negotiates the disadvantages of being a woman, while capitalizing on the advantages. She’ll tell us about the professional and the personal price of photojournalism today.

Get the WBEZ App

Download the best live and on-demand public radio experience. Find out more.

CLOSE X