Evans in New York City, November 2009
|Born||Harold Matthew Evans
28 June 1928
Newton Heath, Manchester, England, UK
|Alma mater||Durham University|
|Occupation||Journalist, editor in chief|
|Notable credit(s)||The Sunday Times
The Week Magazine
BBC Radio 4
In journalism it is simpler to sound off than it is to find out. It is more elegant to pontificate than it is to sweat.
Actions are always more complex and nuanced than they seem. We have to be willing to wrestle with paradox in pursuing understanding.
When I first came to the United States in 1956 I fell in love with things – mainly the vitality and the freedoms.
Throughout America's young history there has been a necessary tension between the individual and the group.