Misha Glenny

Journalist, writer

Misha Glenny is an award-winning writer and journalist who covered the revolutions in Eastern Europe and the wars in the former Yugoslavia during the 1990s. He has published among others The Fall of Yugoslavia and The Balkans: Nationalism, War, and the Great Powers, 1804-2012. A more recent book, McMafia: Seriously Organised Crime, was recently turned into a fictional TV drama by the BBC. Misha has also held the post of visiting professor at the LSE, Columbia University and will do so at UCL next year.