Join us Thursday, September 17 at noon for a Blue Bicycle Books Charleston Author Series luncheon at Halls Chophouse, featuring award-winning author Christopher Dickey whose new book Our Man in Charleston is making all the lists.
Award-winning author Christopher Dickey is the Paris Bureau Chief and Middle East Editor for The Daily Beast. Previously he worked for Newsweek Magazine in the same position, and before that for The Washington Post as Cairo Bureau Chief and Central America Bureau Chief. Chris's books include the classic With the Contras: A Reporter in the Wilds of Nicaragua; Expats: Travels from Tripoli to Tehran; Innocent Blood, and Summer of Deliverance: A Memoir of Father and Son; Securing the City: Inside America's Best Counterterror Force -- the NYPD, published in 2009 and chosen by The New York Times as one of the notable books of the year. He is the son of late South Carolina poet and novelist James Dickey.