Georgie Anne Geyer

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General Information

Name: Georgie Anne Geyer

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: 1935 in Chicago

Website: N/A

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Illinois Connection

Born and raised in Chicago Georgie graduated from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University in 1956.

Biographical and Professional Information

Georgie Anne Geyer is a journalist and columnist for the Universal Press Syndicate. Her columns focus on foreign affairs issues and appear in approximately 120 newspapers in North and South America. She is the author of several books, including a biography of Fidel Castro. Her first job was with the Chicago Southtown Economist.

Geyer has more than 21 honorary degrees, including three from Northwestern alone. Geyer was recently inducted into the Gridiron Club, the Chicago Journalism Hall of Fame, and the Society of Professional Journalists.

Published Works

  • The New 100 Years War, Doubleday, 1972
  • The Young Russians, ETC Publications, 1975
  • Buying the Night Flight: The Autobiography of a Woman Foreign Correspondent (Originally published in 1983), University of Chicago Press, 2001
  • Guerrilla Prince: The Untold Story of Fidel Castro, Little, Brown & Company, 1991
  • Waiting for Winter to End: An Extraordinary Journey Through Soviet Central Asia, Brassey's Inc, 1994
  • Americans No More, Atlantic Monthly Pr, 1996
  • Who Killed the Foreign Correspondent, University of Notre Dame, 1996
  • Tunisia: A Journey Through a Country That Works, Stacey International , 2004
  • When Cats Reigned Like Kings: On the Trail of the Sacred Cats , Andrews McNeal Publishing, 2004

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

The new 100 years war.

Release Date: 1972

The young Russians

ISBN: 0882800213
Release Date: 1975

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Buying the Night Flight: The Autobiography of a Woman Foreign Correspondent

ISBN: 0226289915
Release Date: 2001-08-15

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Guerrilla Prince: The Untold Story of Fidel Castro

ISBN: 0316308935
Release Date: 1991-02-25

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Americans No More

ISBN: 0871136503
Release Date: 1996-09

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Tunisia: A Journey Through a Country That Works

ISBN: 1900988437
Release Date: 2004-02-01

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

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