AWARD DATE: 2013
AWARD NAME: The Lowell Thomas Award 2013
AWARD RECIPIENT: Leila Fadel
AWARD RECIPIENT AFFILIATION: National Public Radio
AWARD HONORED WORK: “Egypt: A Tumultuous Year”
Leila Fadel draws listeners in with engaging reporting and storytelling from Egypt, capturing the complexities of a country in turmoil through a riveting series that puts listeners in the middle of violence on the streets, at a morgue of the unclaimed dead and in a family home to illustrate the anguish of a nation torn.