My NYT book review: What Samantha Power Learned on the Job
Samantha Power's memoir describes the evolution of a principled young woman into a battle-hardened realist struggling to hold on to her ideals
tfw u are assigned to review a woman's book and you have to spend 5 paragraphs justifying why you would read a woman's book to begin with
Samantha Power entered the Obama administration as a confirmed idealist, but learned she had to compromise her principles to get anything done
Samantha Power's memoir describes the evolution of a principled young woman into a battle-hardened realist struggling to hold on to her ideals
What Samantha Power Learned on the Job - The New York Times
"Whenever The New York Times invites me to do a book review, I look for an excuse." I'm going to guess this is the first time this sentence has appeared in the New York Times Book Review.
I cannot wait to read The Education of an Idealist. ’s book review is itself a wonderful read, a reflection of ’s brilliance and willingness to look at herself and the world with her keen intellect and humility.
"A wonderful book. The interweaving of Power’s personal story, family story, diplomatic history and moral arguments is executed seamlessly — and with unblinking honesty." Brilliant, sharp, generous review of The Education of An Idealist by
Two terrific reviews for 's new book. Here
Wonderful review of The Education of an Idealist ( memoir) by . I can’t wait to read the book!