born in Budapest in 1949. Kati Marton was exiled with her family in the USA in 1957. She studied in Paris and Washington D.C., and became a correspondent for a number of American media. She wrote several historical and partly autobiographical books. »Enemies of the People« (2009) involved her investigation in secret files the authorities had once kept about her parents, both journalists and persecuted. Marton lives in New York.