In Dreams and Shadows, Robin Wright takes an in-depth look at countries in the Middle East that are going through major transformation today – both good and bad – to assess what a future Middle East might look like. She discusses her book with Anthony Cordesman of the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
Robin Wright, currently with the Washington Post, has reported for the Los Angeles Times, The New Yorker, and CBS News. She has covered more than 140 countries. Ms. Wright is the author of The Last Great Revolution; Sacred Rage: The Wrath of Militant Islam; and, In the Name of God: The Khomeini Decade.
Anthony Cordesman, Arleigh A. Burke Chair in Strategy at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, is a national security analyst for ABC News. Mr. Cordesman formerly served as national security assistant to Senator John McCain on the Senate Armed Services Committee.