Douglas Gibson's Across Canada by Story PDF

By Douglas Gibson

ISBN-10: 1770412530

ISBN-13: 9781770412538

Canada is a rustic wealthy in tales, and few take as a lot pleasure as Douglas Gibson in gaining knowledge of them. As one of many country’s best editors and publishers for forty years, he coaxed glossy classics out of a few of Canada’s best minds, after which took to telling his personal tales in his first memoir, Stories approximately Storytellers.

Gibson grew to become his memoir right into a one-man level exhibit that at last performed virtually a hundred occasions, in all ten provinces, from coast to coast. As a literary vacationer he came upon much more in regards to the land and its writers, and harvested many extra tales, from far away prior and up to date reminiscence, to proportion.

Now in Across Canada through Story, Gibson brings new tales approximately Robertson Davies, Jack Hodgins, W.O. Mitchell, Alistair MacLeod, and Alice Munro, and provides vigorous pix of Al Purdy, Marshall McLuhan, Margaret Laurence, man Vanderhaeghe, Margaret Atwood, Wayne Johnson, Linwood Barclay, Michael Ondaatje, and plenty of, many others. even if fly fishing in Haida Gwaii or crusing off Labrador, Douglas Gibson is a major ambassador for Canada and the facility of serious stories.

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