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Author of 'The Shock and Awing of America: Echoing Consequences of Fear and Alienation'; Award-Winning Writer and Journalist
Ximena Ortiz is the author of The Shock and Awing of America: Echoing Consequences of Fear and Alienation; the former executive editor of The National Interest and former bureau chief of AP-Dow Jones in Santiago, Chile. She is the recipient of the Pulliam Foundation Fellowship Award and the Virginia Press Association Award for Editorial Writing. Follow on Twitter: Ximena Ortiz@shockandawing