The Best American Essays 2010

July 29, 2010

The author event has been cancelled by publisher.

Christopher is 'The Best American Essays 2010' guest editor. Scroll down the page to pre-order a copy from amazon. An author event is scheduled for October 13, 2010 at Barnes & Nobles, Union Square, New York.

Publishing date: October 5, 2010.

Is God Great? - Christopher Hitchens vs. John Lennox

July 28, 2010

Thanks to Atheist Altar for uploading.

March 2009 at Samford University in Birmingham, AL. This debate is for sale on DVD and is every now and then uploaded and after a while removed from YouTube. In case you haven't watched this debate, here's your chance. My guess is that it won't be on YT for long.


Available at The Hitch Shop!

Christopher Hitchens not being a dick.

July 26, 2010

PZ Meyers response to the Hitchens Watch post 'Hitchens Collaborating In Religious Indoctrination?'

"There is a site called Christopher Hitchens Watch which, I believe, began with a good cause: it's been around for about 5 years, and initially focused on Hitchens' support of the war in Iraq."
Read the post here.

The post at Hitchens Watch: Hitchens Collaborating In Religious Indoctrination?

Hitchens on The Hugh Hewitt Show

July 14, 2010

Transcript of Hugh Hewitt's interview with CH on July 8. Aired July 13, 2010. HH: Special edition of the Hugh Hewitt Show, which I am going to spend entirely with Christopher Hitchens, Vanity Fair columnist, author of the bestseller, God Is Not Great, and a new extraordinary memoir, Hitch-22. And Christopher Hitchens, welcome back, it’s great to talk with you. CH: Very nice of you to have me. HH: Now Christopher, since we last spoke, your illness you disclosed on the web, and people will want to know off the bat how you are doing, and how your treatment is going. Full interview here.

Jennifer Byrne Presents

July 13, 2010

Journalist and publisher Jennifer Byrne interviewed Christopher Hitchens during his Australia trip in May 2010 on ABC 1. Play All 3 Videos.

'The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ'

July 10, 2010

NY Times Book Review Podcast. Christopher Hitchens reviews Philip Pullman's book 'The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ'. Read his review here. Peter Hitchens: Good Man Jesus by Philip Pullman (MuggedByReality)

Christopher Hitchens has been diagnosed with esophageal cancer.

July 1, 2010

Christopher's statement "I have been advised by my physician that I must undergo a course of chemotherapy on my esophagus. This advice seems persuasive to me. I regret having had to cancel so many engagements at such short notice". Esophageal cancer (Wikipedia)


Christopher reads from Hitch-22: A Memoir