Friday, March 28, 2014

Mark Landler


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Born Mark Aurel Landler
October 26, 1965 (age 48)
Stuttgart, Germany
Occupation journalist
Notable credit(s) The New York Times, Business Week
Spouse(s) Angela Tung
Children one daughter, one son
Mark Aurel Landler (born October 26, 1965 in Stuttgart, Germany[1]) is an American journalist who has been a White House Correspondent for The New York Times, based in Washington, D.C., since March 2011.[2]


Landler graduated from Georgetown University with a B.S. in international affairs, where he served as the editor-in-chief of The Hoya.[3] Landler began his career at the Times in 1987 as a copy boy.
From 1990 to 1995, he was a reporter and media editor at Business Week.
In 1995, Landler was hired by the Times as a financial reporter, covering the media business and telecommunications. From 1997-98, he was a Reuter Fellow at Oxford University.
Landler was Hong Kong bureau chief for the Times from 1998 to 2002. From 2002 to 2008, he was European Economic Correspondent, based in Frankfurt, Germany. From 2009 to 2011, he was the newspaper's Diplomatic Correspondent, based in Washington, D.C.. He has reported for the Times from 67 countries in Europe, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East.


Landler is married and lives with his wife, Angela Tung, and their daughter and son in the Washington area.

Saturday, March 15, 2014


Swiftly, east wind
turns hot air west bound-
Dark and wet sky painting-as if
nothing were solid enough
to dwell on.
The grunion are growing
to build an air way.