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Views on Canadiana

One of my favourite observations is an adage that appears in all my dictionaries of quotations. It goes like this: “Canada only needs to be known in order to be great.” This adage affirms that true greatness flows from national … Continue reading

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Colombo at Worldcon

The highlight of the Summer of 2009 was the opportunity to deliver one of the keynote addresses at Worldcon. What a weighty honour! Background: This year’s Worldcon was held in Montreal, August 6-10, 2009. The full title of the event … Continue reading

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All & Everything Conference

Not many people know that when the All & Everything Conference met in Toronto in late April of this year, I attended the sessions and wrote up the events in detail for a Cambridge-based website. (See elsewhere on this screen … Continue reading

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