Michael Vatikiotis

Country: UK/Singapore

Writer and private diplomat Michael Vatikiotis is the Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue’s Asia Director. As a journalist for the BBC, he reported from across Asia. He has written novels set in Indonesia and books on Southeast Asian politics. His latest is Blood and Silk: Power and Conflict in Modern Southeast Asia. 

Penulis dan diplomat pribadi Michael Vatikiotis adalah Direktur Pusat Dialog Kemanusiaan Asia. Sebagai jurnalis untuk BBC, ia melaporkan dari seluruh Asia. Ia telah menulis novel yang berlatar di Indonesia dan buku-buku tentang politik Asia Tenggara. Karya terbarunya adalah Blood and Silk: Power and Conflict in Modern Southeast Asia.

Appearing in

Main Program | Islam Today

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Main Program | The Role of the Arts in Cultural Diplomacy

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Main Program | Language Life Support

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