Humphrey Hawksley has reported on key trends, events and conflicts from all over the world.
Humphrey Hawksley's work as a BBC foreign correspondent has taken him to crises on every continent. He was expelled from Sri Lanka, opened the BBC’s television bureau in China, arrested in Serbia and initiated a global campaign against enslaved children in the chocolate industry. The campaign continues today.
Praise for Asian Waters
A solid overview…informative and thought-provoking
An enthralling read
Best selling author, Prisoners of Geography
Praise for Man on Ice
Knuckle-whitening suspense…surprising twists
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Foreign correspondent, author of Rake Ozenna Arctic espionage series and Asian Waters; The Struggle Over the Indo-Pacific and Challenge to American Power.
Amid the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, China’s United Front Work Department is putting the Chinese diaspora in danger
Final proofread finished! Manuscript back to the publishers @YaleBooks now. #TheInventionOfChina should appear in mid-October (virus permitting)
In Centralia, the writer and photographer Poulomi Basu gives us a panorama of Chhattisgarh, a little-known area of central India, through photographs, poetry, biographical portraits and snatches of dialogue. Chhattisgarh is one of the states that make up what is known as the Red Corridor, a region … Read More
Lost kingdoms, stunning scenery, incredible creatures and centuries of intertwined cultures and religions ... Humphrey Hawksley discovers them all on Indonesia's islands. Set sail for the lost world of Nusantara … Read More