THE FREDERICK HOOD MEMORIAL LECTURE
Samantha Power with Allan Little: What One Person Can Do
Thu 27 Aug 20:30 - 21:30
The New York Times Main Theatre Online
As a war correspondent in the Balkans, through to her time as senior policy advisor to Barack Obama, and her appointment in 2013 as US Ambassador to the United Nations, Samantha Power has spent her career committed to resolving international conflict and protecting human dignity.
In her intimate and candid memoir, Education of an Idealist, Power offers an urgent response to the pressing question of our times, ‘What can one person do?’.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning writer and Professor of Human Rights talks with Allan Little in our annual Frederick Hood Memorial Lecture.
This is a live event, with an author Q&A.
Part of our America: Truth, Lies, Power and Division festival theme.
Supported by Walter Scott & Partners Limited