Alex Perry

Alex Perry is the Africa bureau chief for TIME magazine. He has worked as a correspondent for TIME since 2001, covering Africa, the Middle East and Asia from postings in Hong Kong, New Delhi and Cape Town. He has won numerous awards for his journalism. His first book, Falling Off The Edge: Globalization, World Peace and Other Lies, was published in 2009 by Bloomsbury. He lives with his family in Cape Town.