Samantha Power has become one of the most prominent human rights activists in the world through years of reportage, scholarly work, activism. Her previous book "A Problem From Hell: America and the Age of Genocide" won a number of major awards including the Pulitzer Prize. In "Chasing the Flame", Power tracks the life and work of Sergio Vieira De Mello, the popular United Nations humanitarian aid worker who was killed in Iraq's first major suicide attack in 2003. Power is a contributor to The New Yorker and Time and has been active in the presidential campaign of Barack Obama. She currently serves as the Anna Lindh Professor of the Practice of Global Leadership at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. This event is free. (littlebookworm)
"A Problem from Hell": America and the Age of Genocide 1,691 copies, 19 reviews
The Education of an Idealist: A Memoir 392 copies, 12 reviews
Chasing the Flame: Sergio Vieira de Mello and the Fight to Save the World 356 copies, 7 reviews
The Unquiet American: Richard Holbrooke in the World 36 copies, 1 review
Realizing Human Rights: Moving from Inspiration to Impact (Editor) 27 copies
Watchers of the Sky 1 copy
The Origins of Totalitarianism (Introduction, some editions) 2,897 copies, 28 reviews
Shake Hands with the Devil: The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda (Foreword) 1,544 copies, 30 reviews
Ballad of the Whiskey Robber: A True Story of Bank Heists, Ice Hockey,… (Narrator, some editions) 653 copies, 24 reviews
The Best American Magazine Writing 2002 (Contributor) 70 copies
The Best American Magazine Writing 2005 (Contributor) 55 copies, 1 review
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