Kevin McKiernan

Kevin McKiernan's career as a journalist and filmmaker has taken him to some of the world's most troubled regions, from Nicaragua to Iraq, from West Africa to Afghanistan; his work, nominated for the Pulitzer Prize, has been published by Time, Newsweek and The New York Times, and appeared on ABC, CBS, NBC and PBS.

Professional Biography


Articles About Kevin McKiernan

Creative Works (Berkeley Law, Spring, 2011)
Film on Cáitrín McKiernan ’11 Premieres Jan. 30 in Santa Barbara - By Andrew Cohen

Daily Sound - (Jan. 28, 2011)
A FAMILY AFFAIR: Kevin McKiernan films daughter Cáitrín's journey in SBIFF's BRINGING KING TO CHINA - By NICK C. TONKIN

Santa Barbara News-Press (July 4, 2004) (article available soon)
At Home: Differing Views on the Handover

Santa Barbara News-Press (August 6, 2003) (article available soon)
Snatched from Death into the Arms of America

Santa Barbara News-Press (May 6, 2002)
Local Journalist Bears Witness

Northeastern Magazine (September 2001)
"Tough Truths, Tough Places"

American Cinematographer (January 1999)
The Art of Filming Dangerously

Santa Barbara News-Press (May 24, 1991)
Scenes of Death Among Refugees

Santa Barbara News-Press (March 27, 1987)
Every Picture Tells a Story

Santa Barbara News-Press (July 18, 1984)
Mexico Trip Turn into Nightmare for Journalist

Minneaopolis Tribune (January 9, 1976)
Pulitzer Prize Nomination

Zenith Express (July 4, 1976)

The Minnesota Leader (December 30, 1974)
Notes from a day at Wounded Knee

Kevin McKiernan Wounded Knee, 1973

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