Tuesday, January 20, 2009

MacSkimming on Macdonald in Ottawa

News from the Ottawa Historical Association:
The Ottawa Historical Association is pleased to announce a public talk by Roy MacSkimming, author of the recent novel Macdonald (Thomas Allen, 2007). Mr. MacSkimming will discuss his literary process in transforming Sir John A. Macdonald and his times into fiction and will speculate about how Sir John would handle the great issues now facing Canada if he were prime minister today.

The talk, one of a series of public historical lectures, will take place at the Library and Archives Canada, 395 Wellington Street, on January 22, 2009 at 8 pm.
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