Victoria Coren Mitchell

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Full name: Victoria Coren Mitchell

Area of interest: Topical subjects across Society, Culture and Politics, also Poker

Journals/Organisation: The Observer | The Guardian

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Personal website: http://www.victoriacoren.com

Website: http://www.guardian.co.uk/profile/victoriacoren

Blog: http://www.victoriacoren.com/main/blog

Representation: http://www.victoriacoren.com/main/contact

Networks: https://twitter.com/#!/victoriacoren

Biography:

About: "Victoria Coren currently writes weekly columns for The Guardian and The Observer, presents the BBC4 quiz show Only Connect and the Radio 4 comedy series Heresy, and plays poker as a member of PokerStars Team Pro UK" - http://www.victoriacoren.com/main/biography

Education: Oxford University

Career: Wrote her first column about her life as a teenager in the Daily Telegraph when aged 13

Current position/role: columnist

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Other roles/Main role: writer, presenter, poker player (see: http://www.victoriacoren.com/main/poker | Texas Holdem poker player)

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Video: Experienced Radio and TV broadcaster, see IMDb

  • Late Night Poker Series on C4
  • Presenter of the BBC TV programme Balderdash and Piffle and BBC Radio 4’s Off the Page programme
  • Commentates on the Sky Sports poker programme William Hill Poker Grand Prix 2

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Other: Daughter of Alan Coren and sister of Giles Coren, married to David Mitchell

Books & Debate:

http://www.victoriacoren.com/main/books

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  • Love 16: love, parents and other problems (1989) OCLC 19353111
  • Once more, with feeling: how we tried to make the greatest porn film ever (2002) OCLC 51316897

Latest work: Chocolate and cuckoo clocks: the essential Alan Coren OCLC233788807 October 2008 (anthology of humorous writing by the late Alan Coren, edited by his children, Giles and Victoria)

Speaking/Appearances: http://www.victoriacoren.com/main/news

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Remit/Info: Topical subjects across Society, Culture and Politics

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Role: Columnist

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Website: http://www.guardian.co.uk/profile/victoriacoren+commentisfree/commentisfree

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Day published: Sunday

Regularity: Weekly

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Articles: 2014

Articles: 2013

Articles: 2012

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Articles: 2008

The Guardian:

Column name: Poker

Remit/Info: Poker and gambling

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Role: Columnist

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Website: http://www.guardian.co.uk/profile/victoriacoren+sport/poker

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Day published: Wednesday

Regularity: Weekly

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