Robert Fisk

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Full name: Robert Fisk

Area of interest: Foreign affairs, politics (esp. Middle East affairs)

Journals/Organisation: The Independent

Email: r.fisk@independent.co.uk

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Website: http://www.independent.co.uk/opinion/commentators/fisk

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Networks: https://twitter.com/#!/therobertfisk | Facebook

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Education: Lancaster University: BA in English Literature; Trinity College, Dublin: PhD in Political Science (title of his doctoral thesis was "A condition of limited warfare: Eire’s neutrality and the relationship between Dublin, Belfast and London, 1939–1945)

Career: Newcastle Evening Chronicle; Sunday Express: worked on the diary column; The Times: Belfast correspondent, 1972/75, correspondent in Portugal (covering the aftermath of the 1974 revolution), Middle East correspondent, 1976/1988); The Independent: Middle East correspondent, 1989-

Current position/role: Middle East correspondent (based in Beirut)

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Books & Debate:

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  • The Point of No Return: The Strike which Broke the British in Ulster (1975) OCLC 1925410
  • In Time of War: Ireland, Ulster and the Price of Neutrality, 1939-1945 (1983) OCLC 9282893
  • Pity the Nation: Lebanon at War (1990) OCLC 22764853
  • The Great War for Civilisation - The Conquest of the Middle East (2005) OCLC 60401821
  • The Age of the Warrior: selected essays (2008) OCLC 183146519

Latest work: Independent eBook - Robert Fisk on Algeria: Two decades of reportage on a tragic conflict the West can no longer afford to ignore - by one of the world’s great foreign correspondents. February 2013. Available for £1.99: Kobo, iBooks and Kindle

Speaking/Appearances: ZNet collection of global speaking engagements

  • RSA lecture 'The Age of the Warrior' (MP3 archive)

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The Independent:

Column name: Mondays: The Long View

Remit/Info: Comment and reportage of Foreign affairs, politics (esp. Middle East affairs)

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Role: Foreign correspondent

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Email: r.fisk@independent.co.uk

Website: Independent.co / Robert Fisk

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Day published: various

Regularity: Weekly

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