Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Ken McGoogan Author Reading

Canadian author and famed historian Ken McGoogan will be reading tonight at the Woodlawn Public Library. Ken will be reading from his new book, How the Scots Invented Canada. All are Welcome.

How the Scots Invented Canada
Scots and their descendants have played a leading role in the history of Canada. Starting with his own deep roots in Scotland and early Canada, Ken McGoogan has created a lively, entertaining narrative that focuses on more than sixty Scots who have led the way in shaping this country. How the Scots Invented Canada is an exuberant celebration of the building of a nation. One of Canada’s leading historical biographers, Ken McGoogan has won a number of awards, including the prestigious Pierre Berton Award for his body of work.

Woodlawn Public Library
Tuesday, October 12/7:00 pm

1 comment:

  1. I am currently watching a fantastic dvd by BBC called "A history of Scotland". Wonderful and mesmerizing.