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An Evening with Bill Carter

The United Music Museum in Austin, Texas will host its inaugural event, “The Power of Music in conflict,” next month at the Google Fiber Space located at 201 Colorado Street. Documentarian/humanitarian/author Bill Carter will be the featured guest. He’ll share a screening of his film Miss Sarajevo, tell the story of his time in the Bosnian War and explain how […]

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A New Book from Bill Carter

Bill Carter, author of Fools Rush In and Red Summer, returns this fall with a new book, Boom, Bust, Boom: A Story About Copper, the Metal That Runs the World. This new non-fiction work will be released on Oct. 16 and is available for pre-order at Amazon.com. Carter will appear on CBS This Morning that […]

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The BBC Talks to Bill Carter

In a report today, the BBC talks to journalists who were a part of the nightmare in Bosnia over a decade ago and Bill Carter of Miss Sarajevo fame,  is included. Scenes from his award-winning  documentary are also featured in the video, which you can access here. Bill appears around the 2:23 mark.

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Bill Carter's West Coast Tour

Bill Carter’s memoirs Fools Rush In and Red Summer have been re-released by Schaffner Press, so Bill is hitting the road next month to promote them! Here are his scheduled dates so far: June 7 – West Hollywood, CA:  Booksoup @ 7 p.m. June 8 – Santa Barbara, CA: Barnes & Noble at 829 State […]

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Bill Carter on the Upcoming Shows in Croatia

Many of you will remember Bill Carter for his heart-wrenching memoir Fools Rush In, his documentary Miss Sarajevo, and of course as the man responsible for the Zoo TV satellite link-ups to the Bosnian war in the early 90s. Since then, he has written another book, married, had a child, and been named and Honorary […]

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Bill Carter Appearance in Tucson This Thursday

Bill Carter will appear “in conversation” Thursday at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Tucson with musician Howe Gelb. Gelb has previously worked with Cat Power, Paula Jean Brown of the Go-Gos, Grandaddy and more. At the event, Carter will screen his documentary about Gelb, which focuses on his unique creative process. Tickets are free […]

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Bono to play Bono in Carter's film?

You may remember my giddy blog entry last May about meeting Bill Carter of Miss Sarajevo documentary fame. Well now, his 2004 book Fools Rush In, about his time in the Bosnian war (and his time spent coordinating U2 satellite hookups to the war), is being made into a feature film. Carter is reportedly writing […]

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