Jon Lee Anderson


Jon Lee Anderson has been a staff writer for The New Yorker since 1998. He has covered numerous conflicts in the Middle East and Africa, reported frequently from Latin America and the Caribbean, and written profiles of Augusto Pinochet, Fidel Castro, Hugo Chávez, and Gabriel García Márquez. He is the author of several books, including The Lion’s Grave: Dispatches from AfghanistanChe Guevara: A Revolutionary LifeGuerillas: Journeys in the Insurgent World, and The Fall of Baghdad.