The Expo Files: Articles By The Crusading Journalist by Stieg LarssonThe Expo Files: Articles By The Crusading Journalist by Stieg Larsson

The Expo Files: Articles By The Crusading Journalist

byStieg LarssonForeword byTariq Ali

Paperback | March 27, 2012

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Now almost exclusively known as the author of the bestselling Millennium Trilogy, as a professional journalist Stieg Larsson was an untiring crusader for democracy and equality. As a reporter and editor-in-chief on the journal Expo he researched the extreme right both in Sweden and at an international level. Collected here for the first time are essays and articles on right-wing extremism and racism, on violence against women and women’s rights, on homophobia, and honour killings.

His most important writings–perceptive, learned and committed texts–illustrate the breadth of his journalistic and political activities in connection with matters that were closest to his heart, and to which he devoted his life. Despite death threats and financial difficulties, Larsson never ceased to fight for and write about his most firmly held principles; it was his commitment to these which gave his bestselling novels their explosive force.

Stieg Larsson (1954-2004) was the Editor-in-Chief of the magazine Expo from 1999, and had previously worked at a major news agency for many years. He was one of the world’s leading experts on anti-democratic, right-wing extremist and Nazi organisations, and he was often consulted on that account. He passed away suddenly and unexpectedl...
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Title:The Expo Files: Articles By The Crusading JournalistFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 8.5 × 5.54 × 0.54 inPublished:March 27, 2012Publisher:Penguin CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0143182900

ISBN - 13:9780143182900

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"Larsson's work is original, inventive, shocking, disturbing and challenging." - The Times (U.K.)

“Engagement with political and civic life, along with the creation of Salander, is what gives the Millennium series its unique status.” - The Scotsman