In Extremis: The Life of War Correspondent Marie Colvin Lindsey Hilsum, Vintage, 2018
Written by fellow foreign correspondent Lindsey Hilsum, this is the story of the most daring war reporter of her age. Drawing on unpublished diaries and notebooks, and interviews with Marie’s friends, family and colleagues, In Extremis is the story of our turbulent age, and the life of a woman who defied convention.
LK: Women in the Field, One and Two by Thomasin Sleigh, Lawrence & Gibson, 2018
JT: The Age of Light by Whitney Scharer – also mentions Never Anyone But You by Rupert Thompson
KD: A Mistake by Carl Shuker (pub March 14)
LK: Roma on Netflix
JT: NARRATIVE MUSE – book and movie matcher is now launched
KD: How to Fail pod by Elizabeth Day
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