An excerpt on Morley Callaghan on the Canadian Encyclopedia blog

Enjoy another selection from  Stories About Storytellers at the Canadian Encyclopedia blog. This week, Doug remembers reading a new Morley Callaghan manuscript under the author’s close supervision. To read the excerpt, head over to the Canadian Encyclopedia.

(Have you missed the previous excerpts? You can still read the selections on Paul Martin, Barry Broadfoot, Brian Mulroney, Mavis Gallant, Robertson Davies, Alistair MacLeod, Pierre TrudeauStephen Leacock and Alice Munro.)

An excerpt on Paul Martin on the Canadian Encyclopedia blog

Sample another story from Stories About Storytellers this Friday at the Canadian Encyclopedia blog. This week, Doug gives his take on what went wrong when Paul Martin was PM. To read the excerpt, head over to the Canadian Encyclopedia.

(Have you missed the previous excerpts? You can still read the selections on Barry Broadfoot, Brian Mulroney, Mavis Gallant, Robertson Davies, Alistair MacLeod, Pierre TrudeauStephen Leacock and Alice Munro.)

An excerpt on Barry Broadfoot on the Canadian Encyclopedia blog

There’s more Stories About Storytellers to enjoy on the Canadian Encyclopedia blog. This week share in Doug’s “Hollywood moment” as he’s presented with a manuscript he knows is a bestseller. To read it, head over to the Canadian Encyclopedia.

(Have you missed the previous excerpts? You can still read the selections on Brian Mulroney, Mavis Gallant, Robertson Davies, Alistair MacLeod, Pierre TrudeauStephen Leacock and Alice Munro.)

An excerpt on Brian Mulroney on the Canadian Encyclopedia blog

Get another sneak peek of  Stories About Storytellers this Friday at the Canadian Encyclopedia blog. This week, Doug shares his experiences working on Brian Mulroney’s memoirs. To read the excerpt, head over to the Canadian Encyclopedia.

(Have you missed the previous excerpts? You can still read the selections on Mavis Gallant, Robertson Davies, Alistair MacLeod, Pierre TrudeauStephen Leacock and Alice Munro.)

An excerpt on Mavis Gallant on the Canadian Encyclopedia blog

Sample another morsel of  Stories About Storytellers  courtesy of the Canadian Encyclopedia’s weekly feature. This week, get the story behind the enigmatic cover quotation — Mavis Gallant exclaiming, “I’ll kill him!”  To read the excerpt, head over to the Canadian Encyclopedia.

(Have you missed the previous excerpts? You can still read the selections on Robertson Davies, Alistair MacLeod, Pierre TrudeauStephen Leacock and Alice Munro.)

An excerpt on Robertson Davies on the Canadian Encyclopedia blog

The Canadian Encyclopedia has more Stories About Storytellers for you this Friday. In this week’s excerpt of the Robertson Davies chapter, find out more about the man behind the formidable beard. To read the excerpt, head over to the Canadian Encyclopedia.

(Have you missed the previous excerpts? You can still read the selections on Alistair MacLeod, Pierre TrudeauStephen Leacock and Alice Munro.)

An excerpt on Pierre Trudeau on the Canadian Encyclopedia blog

It’s Friday, and with it comes another excerpt of Stories About Storytellers on the Canadian Encyclopedia blog. This week, find out how Doug was tested by Pierre Trudeau. To read the excerpt, head over to the Canadian Encyclopedia.

(Have you missed the previous excerpts? You can still read the selections on Alistair MacLeod, Stephen Leacock and Alice Munro.)

An excerpt on Alistair MacLeod on the Canadian Encyclopedia blog

Enjoy another taste of Stories About Storytellers this Friday courtesy of a weekly feature from the Canadian Encyclopedia. This week, find out why Alistair MacLeod accused his editor of “a home invasion” to retrieve the manuscript for No Great Mischief. To read the excerpt, head over to the Canadian Encyclopedia.

(Have you missed the previous excerpts? You can still read the selections on Stephen Leacock and Alice Munro.)

An excerpt on Stephen Leacock on the Canadian Encyclopedia blog

Get another peek inside Stories About Storytellers! Every Friday the Canadian Encyclopedia will be running an excerpt on a different Canadian icon. The second excerpt is from first chapter, on the only person Doug didn’t work with directly, but who had a big impact on his life nonetheless. To read the excerpt, head over to the Canadian Encyclopedia.

An excerpt on Alice Munro on the Canadian Encyclopedia blog

Want another sample of Stories About Storytellers? Every Friday for eight weeks the Canadian Encyclopedia will be running an excerpt on a different Canadian icon. The first excerpt is from the chapter one of Canada’s most celebrated writers of short fiction, the one and only Alice Munro. To read the excerpt, head over to the Canadian Encyclopedia.