Reflections 1980-82: Photographic exhibit of work by Markos Kounalakis at the Ernst Gallery

Date: 
October 19, 2012 - 19:00 - November 3, 2012 - 18:00
Building: 
Zrinyi u. 14
Room: 
Ernst Gallery
Event type: 
Event audience: 
CEU host unit(s): 
Center for Arts and Culture (CAC)
Reflections 1980-82: Photographic exhibit of work by Markos Kounalakis at the Ernst Gallery

Opening of the photographic exhibit of CEU Senior Fellow at Center for Media and Communication Studies, Markos Kounalakis on October 19.

Markos Kounalakis is President and Publisher Emeritus of the Washington Monthly and a former foreign reporter who covered the end of communism for Newsweek in East Germany, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Romania, and Bulgaria, and the outbreak of ethnic strife and war in Yugoslavia. He was based in Rome and Vienna and later ran the magazines Prague satellite bureau for over a year. After Newsweek, he worked as the NBC Radio and Mutual News Moscow correspondent and covered the fall of the Soviet Union as well as the war in Afghanistan. Kounalakis has written for The Wall Street Journal, The Los Angeles Times Magazine, The International Herald-Tribune, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Dallas Morning News, and many other regional and international newspapers and magazines.

Organized by the Ernst Gallery