This week Cheryl Akle is joined by Richard McGregor to discuss his Prime Minister’s Literary Awards-shortlisted non-fiction book, Asia’s Reckoning. Together they talk about politics and history, as well as Richard’s experience as an Asian correspondent.
Podcast guest: Richard McGregor
Author of the acclaimed bestseller The Party: The Secret World of China’s Communist Rulers, Richard McGregor has reported from Asia for two decades. Formerly Chief of the Washington Bureau of theFinancial Times, he has won numerous awards for his journalism. He has also contributed articles and reports to the BBC, the International Herald Tribune and the Far Eastern Economic Review. In 2015 he was made a Fellow at the Wilson Center in Washington.