Robert MacNeil

LRC Contributor

Robert MacNeil, raised in Nova Scotia, spent 40 years in journalism, lastly with the MacNeil-Lehrer NewsHour on PBS. Among other books, he has written three novels and three memoirs, the most recent being Looking for My Country, Finding Myself in America (Harcourt, 2003). He lives in New York and has a summer home near Shelburne.

Articles by Robert MacNeil

  • An Impossible Dream (October 2008)
    A review of Loyalists and Layabouts: The Rapid Rise and Faster Fall of Shelburne, Nova Scotia, 1783–1792, by Stephen Kimber