Evan Osnos Spoke on September 29, 2022
at Kentucky Performing Arts
LISTEN HERE or on your favorite podcast app.
WATCH HERE on KET’s website.
Evan Osnos joined The New Yorker as a staff writer in 2008 and covers politics and foreign affairs. His book Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China, is based on eight years of living in Beijing. Age of Ambition won the 2014 National Book Award and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. Previously, Osnos worked as Beijing bureau chief for the Chicago Tribune, where he was part of a team that won a 2008 Pulitzer Prize in Investigative Reporting. He is a CNN contributor and a frequent guest on The Daily Show, Fresh Air, and other programs. Osnos has written from elsewhere in East Asia; his article, “The Fallout,” on the effects of the Fukushima nuclear crisis, won a 2012 Overseas Press Club Award.