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Gideon Long

Main Details

Full name Gideon Long
Country Chile
Primary language English
Specialist areas

I'm based in Santiago, Chile, and am willing to cover news and features from anywhere in Latin America. I can provide in-depth written and radio reports and supply high-quality photographs.

Editorial work News writing, Features writing, Photography, Radio
Last updated 06-06-2017 19:07

Biography

I am the BBC's correspondent in Chile and have written from Latin America for Time magazine, The Daily Telegraph, The Independent, the Miami Herald and other media. Before going freelance, I worked for Reuters for 14 years in London, Madrid, Rome and Dublin. I have worked in the Middle East, covering the conflicts in Iraq and Lebanon, and I've covered major sporting events including the Sydney and Athens Olympics and the soccer World Cups in France and Japan/South Korea.