(Mary Lorimer) Beatrix CAMPBELL

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1947-02-03
Education Harraby Secdy Modern Sch, Carlisle HS, AA
Books & Publications Sweet Freedom (with Anna Coote, 1981), Wigan Pier Revisited (1984, winner of Cheltenham Literary Festival), The Iron Ladies - Why Women Vote Tory (1987, winner of Fawcett Prize), Unofficial Secrets - The Cleveland Child Sex Abuse Case (1988, new edn 1998), Goliath - Britain's Dangerous Places (1993), Diana, Princess of Wales - How Sexual Politics Shook the Monarchy (1998), And All the Children Cried (with Judith Jones, commissioned by West Yorkshire Playhouse, 2002), Blame (with Judith Jones, commissioned by Sphinx Theatre Co, 2007), Agreement! The State, Conflict and Change in Northern Ireland (2008), End of Equality (forthcoming)
Recreations N/A
Clubs
Style Ms Beatrix Campbell, OBE
Career journalist: Morning Star 1967-76, Time Out 1979, City Limits 1981-87; freelance reporter: New Statesman, The Guardian, The Observer, Marxism Today; columnist: The Independent 1993-95, The Guardian 1995-; broadcaster: I Shot My Husband and No One Asked Me Why (documentary, Channel 4), Listening to the Children (documentary, Channel 4), Vice and Virtue (Radio 4); cmmr Women's Nat Cmmn 2008-; candidate (Green Pty) Gen Election 2010; memb: Women's Liberation Movement, Communist Party
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