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National Book Festival

David Ignatius, a columnist for the Washington Post, has covered the CIA and the Middle East for over 25 years and served as a reporter, foreign correspondent, editor and columnist. His published articles have appeared in Foreign Affairs, The New York Times Magazine, Atlantic Monthly, the New Republic and the Washington Monthly. Ignatius is also the author of several suspense novels including “Bloodmoney,” “The Increment” and his most recent work "The Director" (Norton). His novel “Body of Lies” was adapted for a film of the same name starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Russell Crowe.

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

David Ignatius

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