Skip to main content

Martin Bell – Ilminster Literary Festival

11th May, 2018

Martin Bell has been a soldier, a war reporter and an Independent MP. In his book War and the Death of News he reflects on half a century in the unquiet corners of the world, from Vietnam to Bosnia and beyond; on the present state of journalism and politics; on the emergence of fake news and alternative facts; and on a tradition of war reporting that has died and been laid to rest. He recalls a note that he wrote to himself at the height of the Bosnian war: ‘Everyone’s lying but it doesn’t matter, because no one’s listening either

Sign up to our newsletter

Sign up to our newsletters to find out more about our latest books and offers, straight to your inbox.
Name(Required)
Select mailing lists