Skip to main content

Robinson, Peter (Mark)

ROBINSON, Peter (Mark)

ROBINSON, Peter (Mark). American, b. 1957. Genres: Adult non-fiction. Career: The White House, Washington, DC, chief speechwriter to Vice- President George Bush, 1982-83, special assistant and speechwriter to President Ronald Reagan, 1983-88; The News Corporation Ltd., New York, assistant and political counsel to Rupert Murdoch, Gulf War commentator, and producer of news segments for Fox television affiliates, 1990-91; Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, DC, director of the office of public affairs, policy evaluation, and research, 1991-93; Hoover Institution (public policy research center), Stanford, CA, fellow, 1993-. Assistant to William F. Buckley, Jr., in Gstaad, Switzerland, for two months in 1988, while Buckley wrote On the Firing Line, a book based on Buckley's television program. Composer of storyboards used in designing permanent exhibition in Ronald Reagan Presidential Library. Political commentator on Fox television during 1992 presidential campaign. Speechwriter for David Rockefeller on emergence of free markets in Latin America. Publications: Snapshots from Hell: The Making of an MBA, 1994. Contributor of articles to periodicals. Address: Hoover Institution, Stanford, CA 94305, U.S.A.

Cite this article
Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

  • MLA
  • Chicago
  • APA

"Robinson, Peter (Mark)." Writers Directory 2005. . 22 Jan. 2019 <>.

"Robinson, Peter (Mark)." Writers Directory 2005. . (January 22, 2019).

"Robinson, Peter (Mark)." Writers Directory 2005. . Retrieved January 22, 2019 from

Learn more about citation styles

Citation styles gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).

Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.

Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:

Modern Language Association

The Chicago Manual of Style

American Psychological Association

  • Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
  • In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.