Tenth Parallel: Fault Line Between Christianity and Islam

MON, SEP 20, 2010 (57:36)

Journalist and poet Eliza Griswold speaks about Muslims and Christians along the tenth parallel in Africa and Asia. Griswold has spent the past seven years traveling between the equator and the tenth parallel in Nigeria, the Sudan, and Somalia, and in Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines.

+ BIO: Eliza Griswold

Eliza Griswold, a fellow at the New America Foundation, received a 2010 Rome Prize from the American Academy in Rome. Her journalism has appeared in The Atlantic, The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, and Harper’s Magazine, among others. A 2007 Nieman Fellow at Harvard University, she was awarded the first Robert I. Friedman Award for investigative reporting. A collection of her poems, Wideawake Field, was published in 2007.

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs
God In America Series
Indian Culture Series