Correspondent focusing on Mexico, Central America and other parts of Latin America Education: Duke University, BA, 2000; Columbia University, MS in journalism, 2002; Columbia University, MA in international relations, 2003
Joshua Partlow is The Washington Post’s bureau chief in Mexico. He has previously worked as the bureau chief in Kabul. Before going to Afghanistan, he worked as The Post’s correspondent in South America, based in Rio de Janeiro, and as a correspondent in Iraq. Partlow joined The Washington Post in 2003 as an intern on the financial desk and later worked for the Metro section covering the Maryland suburbs.
Honors & Awards:
Overseas Press Club Hal Boyle Award 2010
Fellow at Shorenstein Center at Harvard University Fall 2012. Fellow at Woodrow Wilson Center Spring 2013.
Fellow at Shorenstein Center at Harvard University, fall 2012
Fellow at Woodrow Wilson Center, spring 2013
Languages spoken: Spanish Books by Joshua Partlow:
A Kingdom of Their Own: The Family Karzai and the Afghan Disaster published by Alfred A. Knopf, October 2016.