Lydia Polgreen

Lydia Polgreen
  • Bureau Chief
    New York Times

Graduate, St John's College and Columbia University. With New York Times: West Africa Bureau Chief, covered issues across Africa; currently, South Asia Correspondent. Recipient of awards: George Polk Award for Foreign Reporting, for coverage of Darfur (2007); Overseas Press Club Award, for coverage of Africa (2008); Livingston Award, for international reporting (2009).