Robert Sam Anson :: 1945 - 2020

Journalist who chronicled war, power and social ills, author, ‘Bare-Knuckled’ Magazine Writer, Contributing editor to #VanityFair
  • Human Rights Activist
    Robert Sam Anson was a renowned American journalist, author, and seasoned editor who will be greatly remembered as a contributing editor to Vanity Fair for over 20 years. Robert was known for his immersive stories about ex-presidents, social change and conflict, including his own captivity by North Vietnamese forces in Cambodia, He authored about six Non-fiction books and other American magazines. Anson's grandfather, Sam B. Anson, was also a renowned media personality in the city's journalism i...  more