Expert Profile



Mr Kenneth R. Rosen
Position(s) Author and Senior Editor and Correspondent at Newsweek

Kenneth R. Rosen is a contributing writer at WIRED and the journalist-in-residence at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. He is the author of two books of narrative nonfiction and a 2021 Alicia Patterson Fellow. Previously, he spent six years on staff at The New York Times. Rosen is a two-time finalist for the Livingston Award in international reporting. Among other honors, he received the Bayeux Calvados-Normandy Award for War Correspondents for his reporting on Iraq in 2018 and was a finalist for his reporting on Syria in 2019. He has written for the New Yorker, the New York Times Magazine, the Atlantic, and VQR. His work has been translated into Arabic, Spanish, German, and Japanese. As a foreign correspondent and magazine writer, he has reported from more than 13 countries, appeared on NPR, PRI's "The World," The Guardian's daily podcast, and NRC's (Netherlands) podcast, among others. And he has briefed the U.S. State Department on his reporting from the Levant. He is presently based in Northern Italy and at work on a book about American involvement in Northeastern Syria.


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4 March 2021