Paul Salopek: reporting the world at a walking pace

From ... My heart’s in Accra Thu Dec 6 2012, 22:55:56

"It's either that or find another war". From a note from Paul Salopek to his editor at National Geographic, proposing a 5 year walk around the world, retracing the steps of human migration from Ethiopia to Patagonia. Paul's walk is now planned to take at least seven years. Speaking to a packed room at Harvard [...]

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