About the Author
Bernard-Henri Lévy is a philosopher, journalist, activist, and filmmaker. He was hailed by Vanity Fair
magazine as “Superman and prophet: we have no equivalent in the United States.” Among his dozens of books are American Vertigo
, Barbarism with a Human Face
, and Who Killed Daniel Pearl?
His writing has appeared in a wide range of publications throughout Europe and the United States. His films include the documentaries Bosna!
and A Day in the Death of Sarajevo
. Lévy is co-founder of the antiracist group SOS Racism and has served on diplomatic missions for the French government.