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Saskatoon Global TV: 4 minutes, 50 Canadians, and $5K can be yours

Turns out Saskatoon IS ready for me. This morning, 7:45 a.m. at Global Morning TV, host Kevin Stanfield got Our Hero talking. Cutting-edge Canada, 50 Canadians, almost 40 per cent women, Joni Mitchell of course, Margaret Atwood, Leonard Cohen, the VIA-Rail ocean-to-ocean book-tour extravaganza, the train ride itself, the easy-to-enter contest that can win you a $5,000 travel voucher. Here's a link to the 4-minute broadcast. Did we miss anything? Oh, here's that contest link. Now, if only Our Hero would learn to sit up straight. . . .
Ken McGoogan
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1 comment:

Kate Rowland said...

Forget sitting up straight. From the guest's chair, sitting up straight will just make you seem nervous or ill-at-ease to the viewer.

Before turning mainly to books about arctic exploration and Canadian history, Ken McGoogan worked for two decades as a journalist at major dailies in Toronto, Calgary, and Montreal. He teaches creative nonfiction writing through the University of Toronto and in the MFA program at King’s College in Halifax. Ken served as chair of the Public Lending Right Commission, has written recently for Canada’s History, Canadian Geographic, and Maclean’s, and sails with Adventure Canada as a resource historian. Based in Toronto, he has given talks and presentations across Canada, from Dawson City to Dartmouth, and in places as different as Edinburgh, Melbourne, and Hobart.