In A Deluge of Consequences, the first World Policy e-book, intrepid journalist Jacques Leslie takes us along on a mythic, spell-binding trip to the bucolic kingdom of Bhutan, where the planet's next environmental disaster is set to unfold.
Editor & Publisher, World Policy Journal
John Wiley & Sons, 2007
Online Chapter exclusive: Chapter 9 1/2
(co-authored with the Count de Marenches)
Harper Collins, 1992
Harper & Row, 1973
VIDEO & AUDIO
Interviewed by Ian Williams on his book shows on Catskills Radio, February 16, 2009.
Appeared on CBS “Eye on New York” with Maurice DuBois on February 15, 2009.
Spoke at Judith Regan’s Sirius Radio Show on February 3, 2009.
Participated in a France 24 debate, “Iraq’s Big Test,” on January 30,2009.
Appeared on “Le Téléphone Sonne,” France Inter Radio, August 5, 2008.
Appeared on The Leon Charney Report on July 20, 2008.
“Buy American, Bankrupt Americans,” MarketWatch, February 2, 2009.
Wrote for The Huffington Times “Swiss Bear Arms … At a Medieval Wedding,” on June 30, 2008.
“Iraq According to Its Sheikhs,” on June 24, 2008 for The Huffington Post.
LECTURES & APPEARANCES
Moderated the "New Ventures for International Reporting," featuring Charles Sennott, Marc Rosenwasser, Keith Richburg. March 30, Overseas Press Club.
Appeared as the featured speaker at Professor Tony Judt's Luncheon Seminar at NYU's Remarque Institute, February 20, 2009.
Discussed his book, A Shattered Peace: Versailles 1919 and the Price We Pay Today, and explored how the Paris Peace Conference that ended World War I set the stage for many of our gravest crises today.
Appeared as the featured speaker at the Columbia Journalism School’s Delacorte Lectures on January 29, 2009. The complete lecture is available here.
Appeared as a keynote speaker at the Appleseed Gala on June 19, 2008.
Moderated the “Winning the Peace: The Marshall Plan and America’s Coming of Age as a Superpower” event with Nick Mills at the World Policy Institute, on June 17, 2008.