Listen to Peter Tomsen in an interview with Rob Steiner, Director of the Fellowships in Global Journalism program, on his book, The Wars of Afghanistan: Messianic Terrorism, Tribal Conflicts, and the Failures of Great Powers.
About the Lionel Gelber Prize
The Lionel Gelber Prize is a literary award for the world’s best non-fiction book in English on foreign affairs that seeks to deepen public debate on significant international issues. It was founded in 1989 in the memory of Canadian diplomat Lionel Gelber (1907 – 1989). A prize of $15,000 is awarded to the winner. The award is presented annually by the Lionel Gelber Foundation, in partnership with Foreign Policy Magazine and the Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto. For more information on the Lionel Gelber Prize, click here.
More Interviews Online
Robert Steiner, director of the Fellowships in Global Journalism at the Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto, has interviewed all ten longlisted finalists for the Lionel Gelber Prize. Click here to access those conversations or find them at iTunes, listed under Podcasts.