As International Editor for Britain’s Channel 4 News, Lindsey has covered many of the conflicts of the last twenty years, including Syria, Ukraine, and Iraq, as well as the Arab Spring. She was the only English-speaking journalist in Rwanda when the genocide began in 1994, and has won numerous awards, including an Emmy, a BAFTA, the James Cameron Award, the Charles Wheeler Award, and the Royal Geographical Society Patron’s Medal. Her TV reporting appears on the Lehrer Hour and CNN in the US, and she writes for Granta and The New York Review of Books. Sandstorm, her book on Libya, was short-listed for the Guardian First Book Award. In Extremis, her biography of the late war correspondent Marie Colvin, was short-listed for the Costa biography award.