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Scott C. Johnson

Scott C. Johnson was a Newsweek foreign correspondent and Bureau Chief for over twelve years, reporting from over fifty countries on five continents. Scott has spent much of the last decade in the Middle East, covering the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, and in Africa, reporting on politics and current affairs. He has been the chief of Newsweek's Mexico, Baghdad, and Africa bureaus, as well as a special correspondent from Paris. He was part of the team that contributed to Newsweek's 2003 National Magazine Award for reportage of the Iraq war, and in 2004 the Overseas Press Club honored his reports on Latin America. He has appeared in various American media, including CNN ,National Geographic Explorer , and National Public Radio, and his writing has appeared in The New York Times, Granta, Guernica, and elsewhere. He writes frequently about trauma, PTSD, and violence, and was the recipient of a fellowship by the California Endowment from 2010-2013. He is currently at work on a novel. Scott lives in California with his wife, and his cat, Dude.

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