AUTHOR | CHRISTOPHER HITCHENS



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Christopher Hitchens | Journalist



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Christopher Eric Hitchens was an author, essayist, orator, religious and literary critic, and journalist. Hitchens was born and raised in the United Kingdom but spent much of his career in the United States, becoming a US citizen in 2007.
He contributed to New Statesman, The Nation, The Atlantic, London Review of Books, The Times Literary Supplement, Slate, and Vanity Fair. Hitchens was the author, co-author, editor or co-editor of over 30 books, including five collections of essays, on a range of subjects, including politics, literature, and religion. A staple of talk shows and lecture circuits, his confrontational style of debate made him both a lauded and controversial figure. Known for his contrarian stance on a number of issues, Hitchens criticized such public and generally popular figures as Mother Teresa. Bill Clinton. Henry Kissinger. Princess Diana. and Pope Benedict XVI. He was the elder brother of the conservative journalist and author Peter Hitchens.
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Born: 1949-04-13

Born in: Portsmouth, Hampshire, United Kingdom

Died: 2011-12-15





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For God so loved the world, that he gave his only be...

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