Nina Power is an English writer and philosopher. She is a senior editor of and columnist for the online magazine Compact.
Power received her PhD in philosophy from Middlesex University on the topic of humanism and anti humanism in postwar French philosophy, and has an MA and BA in philosophy from the University of Warwick. She was a senior lecturer in philosophy at Roehampton University, and has taught at Middlesex, Orpington College, London College of Communication, Morley College. Power also worked as a tutor in critical writing in art and design at the Royal College of Art, is a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and a member of the British Philosophical Association.
She served as both editor and translator (with Alberto Toscano) of Alain Badiou’s On Beckett.
Books in order of publication:
One-Dimensional Woman (Winchester: Zero Books, 2009)
What Do Men Want? (UK: Penguin, 2021)