Christopher de Bellaigue was born in London and has spent the past decade in the Middle East and South Asia. He has worked as a foreign correspondent for a number of publications including the Independent, the Financial Times, the Economist, and the New York Review of Books. Rebel Land: Among Turkey’s Forgotten People was published in 2007, followed by Patriot of Persia: Muhammad Mossadegh and a Tragic Anglo-American Coup in 2012.
He lives in Tehran with his wife and son.
Agent Name: Peter Straus