Christopher Hitchens: 1949-2011
Christopher Hitchens On Suffering, Beliefs And Dying09/02/15
Christopher Hitchens an outspoken atheist, a gleeful provocateur and writer who has skewered everyone from Bill Clinton to Henry Kissinger to Mother Teresa was diagnosed with cancer of the esophagus in June as he was on book tour for his memoir Hitch...
Christopher Hitchens - Hitch 22
Providing new insight into his life and beliefs, Hitch-22 sheds light on the formative experiences and personal relationships with famous writers and political figures that helped make him the intellectual he is today. Mr. Hitchens will be interviewed...
Christopher Hitchens on Why Women Aren't Funny
Christopher Hitchens, contributing editor of Vanity Fair, talks to Brian Lehrer on his article Why Women Aren't Funny and the gender humor gap. (WNYC, December 6, 2006)
Christopher Hitchens and Al Sharpton: A Debate
Taking on possibly the greatest issue of our time the malignant force of religion in the world?Christopher Hitchens makes the ultimate case against religion through a close and learned reading of the major religious texts, citing numerous historical...
Christopher Hitchens in conversation with Paul Holdengraber
Christopher Hitchens, tackling nearly everything with unmatched enthusiasm, erudition and, at times venom, has up to now barely touched upon one subject: his own life. (New York Public Library, June 4, 2010)
Slate: The Culture Gabfest, Tinker Tailor Soldier Fry...
Listen to Slate's show about Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, vocal fry, and the legacy of Christopher Hitchens.
Letters: Christopher Hitchens; Homemade Marshmallows
Lynn Neary and Robert Siegel read emails from listeners.
Leaving Iraq: Better or Worse Off?
As the US pulls out, what's our legacy in Iraq? On Capitol Hill, the parties switch sides over a tax break. Iconoclast Christopher Hitchens, loses his fight with cancer.
Audio highlight of Michael's interview with Chris Hitchens...
Michael's previous interview with Chris Hitchens on why he became an American citizen.
RTE's Pat Kenny interviews Christopher Hitchens in June...
A self-styled contrarian, he was best known for a series of books questioning public figures including Bill Clinton, Mother Theresa, and the former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger. (RTE)
Writer Christopher Hitchens Dies At 62
The influential writer and cultural critic Christopher Hitchens died on Thursday at the age of 62 from complications of cancer of the esophagus. Hitchens confronted his disease in part by writing, bringing the same unsparing insight to his mortality...
Hitchens Brothers Agree To Disagree Over God
Journalist Christopher Hitchens is one of the world's most famous atheists. His brother, Peter, insists that a civilized world must believe in God. (NPR)
NYT: TimesTalks with Noah Feldman, Christopher Hitchens...
The New York Times's James Traub talks with Noah Feldman, Christopher Hitchens and Mark Lilla. (New York Times)
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