Carla Power


Country: United States of America

Carla Power is the author of two Pulitzer Prize Finalists in General Nonfiction: Home, Land, Security, and If The Oceans Were Ink, which was also a finalist for the National Book Award. She was raised in St. Louis, with years in Iran, India, Afghanistan, Egypt, and Italy. She began her journalistic career at Newsweek Magazine in the 1990s and has since contributed to a range of publications, including Time, Vanity Fair, NYT, Foreign Policy, VOGUE, and The Guardian. She holds degrees from Yale University, St. Antony’s College, Oxford, and Columbia University School of Journalism. She lives with her husband and two daughters in East Sussex, England.

Supported by the Embassy of the United States, Jakarta

Carla Power adalah penulis dari dua Pulitzer Prize Finalists dalam General Nonfiction: Home, Land, Security dan If The Oceans Were Ink yang juga merupakan finalis National Book Award. Ia dibesarkan di St. Louis, menghabiskan bertahun-tahun di Iran, India, Afghanistan, Mesir, dan Italia. Carla memulai karir jurnalistiknya di Newsweek Magazine pada 1990-an, dan sejak itu berkontribusi dalam pelbagai publikasi, termasuk Time, Vanity Fair, NYT, Foreign Policy, VOGUE, dan The Guardian. Ia memegang gelar dari Universitas Yale, St Antony’s College, Oxford, dan Columbia University School of Journalism. Sekarang tinggal bersama suami dan dua putrinya di East Sussex, Inggris.

Didukung oleh Kedutaan Besar Amerika Serikat, Jakarta

Appearing in

Main Program | What are the Roots of Radicalism

Radicalism and extremism continue to create considerable concern and conflict around the world. An expanding field of study is looking at the roots and influences on what motivates these groups …


Main Program | In Conversation with Carla Power

Carla Power, the author of two Pulitzer Prize finalists in General Nonfiction, discusses in her latest book, Home, Land, Security, the emerging field of deradicalization. By inquiring into the stories of those …


Satellite Program | A Discussion with Carla Power: Home, Land, Security

Carla Power, the author of two Pulitzer Prize finalists in General Nonfiction, discusses the emerging field of deradicalization in her latest book Home, Land, Security. By inquiring into the stories …


Satellite Program | Inclusivity Options Circumstance

Carla Power will explore more deeply her latest book Home, Land, and Security, from her journey to explore extremist movements in the Middle East, Egypt, and other regions. By interviewing …