She has reported in four languages on three continents. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times, The London Review of Books, The Guardian, Harper’s, Politico, The Nation, Elle, Artforum, and The New York Review of Books, where she worked as an editor for several years. Her reporting has been supported by the Robert Bosch Stiftung, the International Women’s Media Foundation and the Fulbright Foundation. Her article “The End of Atlanticism: has Trump killed the ideology that won the cold war?” won the 2019 European Press Prize.
She is the creator and editor of The Ballot.
Madeleine’s work has been taught at Harvard Law School, Boston University and Bard College. She has spoken at a number of universities and conferences in both the United States and Europe.
She studied Classics at Harvard and at Oxford, where she received a Henry Fellowship. She is on the board of the National Book Critics Circle.Email Madeleine or read her work