Patrick Cockburn

Patrick Cockburn

Patrick Oliver Cockburn is an Irish journalist who has been a Middle East correspondent for 'The Independent'. He has also worked as a correspondent in Moscow and Washington and is a frequent contributor to the 'London Review of Books'. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Patrick Cockburn has six videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1990 Call-In as an Editor for the Middle East of the Independent, The (London). The year with the most videos was 2008 with two videos as a Correspondent for the Iraq of the Independent, The (London). The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2012 with an average of 4,636 views per program. Most appearances with Peter Hitchens (2). Most common tag: Iraq Occupation/Reconstruction (05/02/03-08/31/10).

Appearances by Title:Correspondent, Middle East, [Independent, The] (London) Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2003 - Present Correspondent, Iraq, [Independent, The] (London) Videos: 2 c. August 14, 1990 - Present Editor, Middle East, [Independent, The] (London) Videos: 2


Correspondent, Washington, DC, [Independent, The] (London) c. November 16, 1994 - c. February 18, 1999 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • A Tribute to Christopher Hitchens

    A Tribute to Christopher Hitchens

    A tribute was held for author Christopher Hitchens, who died on December 15, 2011. Numerous speakers, including family,…

  • <em>Muqtada: Muqtada al-Sadr</em>

    Muqtada: Muqtada al-Sadr

    Patrick Cockburn talked about his new book, Muqtada: Muqtada al-Sadr, The Shia Revival & the Struggle for Iraq, in which he…

  • After Words with Patrick Cockburn

    After Words with Patrick Cockburn

    Patrick Cockburn talked about his book Muqtada: Muqtada al-Sadr, the Shia Revival, and the Struggle for Iraq (Scribner;…

  • <em>Out of the Ashes</em>

    Out of the Ashes

    The authors talked about their book, Out of the Ashes, published by Harper Collins. The book is about Saddam Hussein’s rise…

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