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Claudia Rosett
Biographic Sketch

Claudia Rosett is a member of the editorial board of The Wall Street Journal. She writes a weekly column, "Letter from America," for The Wall Street Journal Europe, which also appears as "America the Beautiful" on

Ms. Rosett first joined the Journal as books editor in December 1984. In September 1986 she became editorial page editor of The Asian Wall Street Journal. Claudia joined the Journal's Moscow bureau as a reporter in 1993 and became Moscow bureau chief in December 1994. In September 1996 she went on leave and lived in New Delhi. She rejoined the Journal's editorial page in New York a year later and became a columnist in March 2000.

In May 1990 Claudia received an Overseas Press Club citation for interpretation of foreign affairs, for her on-the-scene coverage of the Tiananmen Square uprising in 1989.

Ms. Rosett received a bachelor's degree in English from Yale. She has a master's in English from Columbia and a master's in business administration from the University of Chicago.

ICAS Web Site Links for Claudia Rosett:

2004 Winter Symposium
Diplomacy with Pyongyang: quo vadis quo jure quo modo?
Insane Asylum Policy: The U.N. nurtures terrorists andlets real refugees fend for themselves
2003 Fall Symposium
2002 Spring Symposium
Propping Up Pyongyang

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