Christopher-hitchens-vanity-fair-articles, graydon carter who for a quarter century has courted among the writers carter brought to vanity fair were bryan burrough sebastian junger christopher hitchens william langewiesche cullen. After 25 years at vanity fair's helm he walks away from the job with a vibrant legacy that is noted not for his signature wonk hairstyle but rather his wrangling of a list celebrities and, graydon carter who helped make vanity fair magazine a must read publication in hollywood he added columns by the late british american raconteur christopher hitchens and photos by annie leibovitz. Carter appointed editor of vanity fair in 1992 and turned the magazine's focus to crime culture and celebrities he nurtured revered writers such as christopher hitchens and dominick dunne, christopher hitchens esteemed essayist author and journalist died on thursday of complications from esophageal cancer he was 62 the british born hitchens who wrote for publications such as.
Christopher hitchens age of 62 hitchens was diagnosed with esophageal cancer in the spring of 2010 just after the publication of his memoir hitch 22 and began chemotherapy soon after his, christopher hitchens wrote about his fight against cancer as recently as the january 2012 issue of vanity fair photo by amanda edwards getty windsor knot christopher hitchens new york times.
After reading the article holder viewed watch the original waterboarding video of christopher hitchens and read his moving essay "believe me it's torture" here: more from vanity fair, hitchens was never sober not in this lifeless dry sense he was drunk with passion with words with experience - with life a grand spirit has left us and we should all feel his loss related. Vanity fair where he was a columnist and the loss of the transmission belts that connect me to writing and thinking related articles: christopher hitchens' death: n y times rearranges page one