Excellent summary of the current tensions in the South China Sea and China’s territorial claims in the waters of the region from five informed writers approaching the subject from divergent and principally partisan positions. . BBC News – Viewpoints: How serious are China-Japan tensions?.
I have been working in Burma for the last few months as it confronts an epoch of great transformation. My coverage of Burma has been done in collaboration with many different partners, and it has been a rich experience.
In August I went to the Golden Triangle and the Burma Road with my friend and former Nieman Fellow Jeff Howe in a collaboration with the Atavist, the Global Post and the Pulitzer Centre looking at drug crime in the Golden Triangle and China exerting soft power in Burma.
Article on the Bosnia Book I worked on with some old friends earlier this year:
Two very interesting (and flattering) reviews by Geoff Dyer of Anne Wilkes Tucker’s long awaited curation of war photography at the MFA in Houston later this year.
Good background on Burma/China/Japan relations by Thomas Fuller of the NYT
Interesting read from Andrew Marshall.