Miami Book Fair: The Power of the Press
The Miami Book Fair and PEN America present an author reading and discussion with Andy Greenberg, senior writer for WIRED and author of Sandworm: A New Era of Cyberwar and the Hunt for the Kremlin’s Most Dangerous Hackers, chronicling the desperate hunt to identify and track an elite team of Russian agents bent on digital sabotage; and Jake Bernstein, author of Secrecy World: Inside the Panama Papers Investigation of Illicit Money Networks and the Global Elite, revealing a landscape of illicit money, political corruption, and fraud on a global scale.
This event is free and open to the public at Miami Dade College.
Andy Greenberg is a senior writer for WIRED, covering security, privacy, information freedom, and hacker culture. He’s the author of Sandworm: A New Era of Cyberwar and the Hunt for the Kremlin’s Most Dangerous Hackers. Greenberg’s reporting on Ukraine’s cyberwar has won a Gerald Loeb Award for International Reporting and two Deadline Club Awards from the New York Society of Professional Journalists. Before coming to WIRED, Greenberg worked as a senior reporter for Forbes magazine. He works in WIRED’s New York office.
Jake Bernstein was a senior reporter on the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) team that broke the Panama Papers story. In 2017, the project won the Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting and was a finalist in International Reporting. Bernstein earned his first Pulitzer Prize in National Reporting in 2011 for coverage of the financial crises. He has written for The Washington Post, Bloomberg, Mother Jones, The Guardian, ProPublica, Vice and has appeared on the BBC, NBC, CNN, CNBC, PBS, and NPR. He was the editor of the Texas Observer and is the coauthor of Vice: Dick Cheney and the Hijacking of the American Presidency.