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Peter Popham's New Life of Aung San Suu Kyi

NEW YORK, March 28, 2012 — Independent foreign correspondent Peter Popham describes the five years of research — including covert trips to Burma and meetings with his subject — that went into his new book The Lady and the Peacock: A Life of Aung San Suu Kyi. In conversation with Asia Society's Suzanne DiMaggio. ( 1 hr., 3 min.)

Interview with Peter Popham


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