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3. The music of Ireland's Islands. Circumnavigating Ireland with Adventure Canada. 

4. Ken on stage at the Wilderness and Canoe Symposium . . .

5. Say Goodbye to John Steinbeck?

Back in the day, when Ken was writing songs and fronting a band, an elected government official began lobbying to ban Of Mice and Men from schools. Ken did not take this well. But see for yourself:  Say Goodbye to John Steinbeck. . .

6. Ken at the John Rae Festival in Orkney, May 2018

7. Voyaging in the Polar Sea. Ken's first-ever video. 2009.

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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.