Ian Jack

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Full name: Ian Jack

Area of interest: Current affairs, Politics, Social history, National identity, India, Scotland, London

Journals/Organisation: The Guardian

Email: ian.jack@guardian.co.uk

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Website: http://www.guardian.co.uk/profile/ianjack

Blog: Comment is free...

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Networks: https://twitter.com/IGJack

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Career: Worked on a Scottish weekly in the 1960’s before joining The Sunday Times: reporter, editor, feature writer and foreign correspondent (mostly in India), 1970/1986; Independent on Sunday: co-founder in 1989 and editor, 1991/1995; Granta literary magazine: editor, 1995/2007; The Guardian: writer, 2007-

Current position/role: Guardian writer

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Other activities:BBC Radio 4 - Open Book Booklist: Books on India - Ian Jack's choices

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Awards/Honours: Has won reporter, journalist and editor of the year awards

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Latest work: The country formerly known as Great Britain : writings 1989-2009 OCLC 690843469

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The Guardian:

Column name: Ian Jack on Saturday

Remit/Info: Current affairs, Politics, Social history, National identity, India, Scotland, London

Section: Saturday

Role: Commentator

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Website: Guardian.co / Ian Jack

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Day published: Saturday

Regularity: Weekly

Column format: Single topic

Average length: 1250 words

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