Journalist and author, A Mighty Heart
Mariane Pearl is an award-winning journalist, author and public speaker. Her first book A Mighty Heart, which celebrates the values of humanism and dignity while detailing the investigation into the 2002 terrorist kidnapping of her husband Daniel in Pakistan, won international praise and was turned into a movie starring Angelina Jolie. Her second book In Search of Hope is a collection of profiles of extraordinary women around the world. She writes for Glamour, The New York Times and The Sunday Times among other publications and is writing her third book, a family memoir about the multiple facets of her identity.