Bill Carter: Looking Back at the War in Yugoslavia
Bill Carter speaks about his experience living in Sarajevo during the War in Yugoslavia in the 1990s as well as getting involved with U2 and using media to tell stories. Bill is truly a fascinating person, easy-going and one of the best interviews I’ve ever done, a class favorite.
About the Guest
Bill Carter is a humanitarian, activist, journalist, author, filmmaker and academic.
Bill Carter Website
Bill Carter Twitter & Facebook
Bill Carter Books & Film
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An excellent short interview, mentioned during our talk, with Bill at Dublin’s MojoCon 2015:
The material I used to provide both perspectives on the War in Yugoslavia to students included:
*Podcast intro music is from the song “The Queens Jig” by “Musicke & Mirth” from their album “Music for Two Lyra Viols”: http://musicke-mirth.de/en/recordings.html (available on iTunes or Amazon)