Asia House Bagri Foundation Literature Festival Opening Night 2017 – Christina Lamb

Foreign correspondent Christina Lamb OBE opened this year’s Asia House Bagri Foundation Literature Festival, on 9th May 2017.


She co-authored I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and The Girl From Aleppo, with Nujeen Mustafa, telling the tale of a young girl’s journey from Syria to Germany in a wheelchair.


Here is a video of her talk, which will particularly appeal to those interested in the experiences and challenges of reporting from the frontline in Syria, Afghanistan and Pakistan.


Christina Lamb

Christina Lamb OBE is a multi-award-winning British author and is currently chief foreign affairs correspondent for The Sunday Times.