Tribune Media Services to Syndicate Column by Samantha Power

Jun 02, 2008, 01:00 ET from Tribune Media Services

    CHICAGO, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Media Services, the syndication
 and licensing unit of Tribune Company, today announced at the 61st World
 Newspaper Conference in Gothenburg, Sweden, its international syndication
 of Samantha Power's TIME magazine column on world affairs.
 
     Acknowledged as one of the most respected new voices in foreign-policy
 analysis, Power, 37, is Professor of Practice of Global Leadership and
 Public Policy at Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government.
 
     She also served as foreign-policy adviser to Democratic presidential
 candidate Barack Obama.
 
     Power is the author of two best-selling books, including "'A Problem
 from Hell': America and the Age of Genocide," which won the Pulitzer in
 2002. Her latest best-seller, "Chasing the Flame: Sergio Vieira de Mello
 and the Fight to Save the World," chronicles the life of a U.N. diplomat
 from Brazil who was killed in a suicide bombing of U.N. headquarters in
 Baghdad in 2003.
 
     TMS will have exclusive rights to sell her TIME column to international
 markets, according to Mary Elson, TMS managing editor. "We are thrilled to
 have a columnist of Samantha Power's stature and knowledge in the TMS
 lineup," she said.
 
     Power became a TIME columnist in 2007 and has covered such subjects as
 Canada's role in the war in Afghanistan, implications of continuing ethnic
 tensions in Kosovo, U.S. policy in Iran and Turkey and the plight of Iraqi
 refugees.
 
     Power has also been profiled in many major publications.
 
     About Tribune Media Services
 
     Tribune Media Services (TMS) is a leading provider of information and
 entertainment products for print, electronic and on-air media in the United
 States and abroad. It distributes TV and movie listings and related
 editorial content under the TMS and Zap2it brands; syndicates comics,
 editorial cartoons, feature articles and opinion columns; creates and
 distributes a variety of online information products; licenses editorial
 content from national periodicals; and manages national advertising
 networks. TMS also markets news, features, information graphics and
 multimedia content to media clients around the world through the
 McClatchy-Tribune Information Services. Headquartered in Chicago, with
 offices in New York, Glens Falls, N.Y., Dallas, Houston, Milwaukee,
 Amsterdam, London, Hong Kong and Amman, Jordan, TMS is a subsidiary of
 Tribune Company. For more information about TMS and its products and
 services, visit http://www.tms.tribune.com.
 
 
For more information, contact: Mary Elson Managing Editor Tribune Media Services 312.222.4423 melson@tribune.com

SOURCE Tribune Media Services
    CHICAGO, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Media Services, the syndication
 and licensing unit of Tribune Company, today announced at the 61st World
 Newspaper Conference in Gothenburg, Sweden, its international syndication
 of Samantha Power's TIME magazine column on world affairs.
 
     Acknowledged as one of the most respected new voices in foreign-policy
 analysis, Power, 37, is Professor of Practice of Global Leadership and
 Public Policy at Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government.
 
     She also served as foreign-policy adviser to Democratic presidential
 candidate Barack Obama.
 
     Power is the author of two best-selling books, including "'A Problem
 from Hell': America and the Age of Genocide," which won the Pulitzer in
 2002. Her latest best-seller, "Chasing the Flame: Sergio Vieira de Mello
 and the Fight to Save the World," chronicles the life of a U.N. diplomat
 from Brazil who was killed in a suicide bombing of U.N. headquarters in
 Baghdad in 2003.
 
     TMS will have exclusive rights to sell her TIME column to international
 markets, according to Mary Elson, TMS managing editor. "We are thrilled to
 have a columnist of Samantha Power's stature and knowledge in the TMS
 lineup," she said.
 
     Power became a TIME columnist in 2007 and has covered such subjects as
 Canada's role in the war in Afghanistan, implications of continuing ethnic
 tensions in Kosovo, U.S. policy in Iran and Turkey and the plight of Iraqi
 refugees.
 
     Power has also been profiled in many major publications.
 
     About Tribune Media Services
 
     Tribune Media Services (TMS) is a leading provider of information and
 entertainment products for print, electronic and on-air media in the United
 States and abroad. It distributes TV and movie listings and related
 editorial content under the TMS and Zap2it brands; syndicates comics,
 editorial cartoons, feature articles and opinion columns; creates and
 distributes a variety of online information products; licenses editorial
 content from national periodicals; and manages national advertising
 networks. TMS also markets news, features, information graphics and
 multimedia content to media clients around the world through the
 McClatchy-Tribune Information Services. Headquartered in Chicago, with
 offices in New York, Glens Falls, N.Y., Dallas, Houston, Milwaukee,
 Amsterdam, London, Hong Kong and Amman, Jordan, TMS is a subsidiary of
 Tribune Company. For more information about TMS and its products and
 services, visit http://www.tms.tribune.com.
 
 
For more information, contact: Mary Elson Managing Editor Tribune Media Services 312.222.4423 melson@tribune.com SOURCE Tribune Media Services