Anne Karpf

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Full name: Anne Karpf

Area of interest: Society, health, culture and religious belief

Journals/Organisation: The Guardian

Email: akarpf9@hotmail.com | anne.karpf@guardian.co.uk

Personal website:

Website: Guardian.co / Ann Karpf

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Representation: AP Watt

Networks: https://twitter.com/AnneKarpf

Biography:

About: Journalist, writer, Reader in Professional Writing and Cultural Inquiry at London Metropolitan University[1]

Education: Oxford University; and a postgraduate degree in the Sociology of Health and Illness

Career: worked for BBC Television; Cosmopolitan: contributing editor; The Times: book reviewer; The Guardian: radio critic and columnist

Current position/role: columnist, journalist and broadcaster

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Other activities: teaches writing at London Metropolitan University

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Viewpoints/Insight: The Independent: Anne Karpf: The human voice 9th September 2007

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Video: regular broadcasts on BBC radio and television

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Awards/Honours: Awarded the Commission for Racial Equality’s Race in the Media Award for national newspapers, 2003; also shortlisted for Amnesty International Media Award, 1993 and a Norwich Union Medical Journalism Award

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Books & Debate:

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  • Doctoring the media: the reporting of health and medicine OCLC 17776731, 1988
  • The war after: living with the Holocaust OCLC 60283745, 1996

Latest work: The human voice: how this extraordinary instrument reveals essential clues about who we are OCLC 266235917, 2006

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Remit/Info: Family matters

Section: columnist in the Saturday Guardian's Family section until 29th March 2008, has since written in the comment & debate section and comment is free (as of 24th Aug. 2008)

Role: Columnist

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Email: anne.karpf@guardian.co.uk

Website: Guardian.co / Ann Karpf

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Day published: Varies - formerly a regular Saturday column

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