Emergent Voices: Cbc Canadian Literary Awards, Stories, 1979-1999 by Robert WeaverEmergent Voices: Cbc Canadian Literary Awards, Stories, 1979-1999 by Robert Weaver

Emergent Voices: Cbc Canadian Literary Awards, Stories, 1979-1999

EditorRobert Weaver

Audio Book (Cassette) | October 1, 1999

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"Tell me a story" — Emergent Voices presents 13 stories to satisfy the yearning no one outgrows. Selected by Robert Weaver from CBC Canadian Literary Awards winners, these stories helped to launch the careers of some of Canada's best-known authors. Recent stories are abridged for the 15-minute Between the Covers program, whereas earlier stories vary in length up to the full 28 minutes of Anthology. Among the stories in Emergent Voices are "Satya," by Shauna Singh Baldwin, narrated by the author herself, a former PBS radio host; "The Passions of Lalla," by Michael Ondaatje, narrated by Henry Kromer; and "Mrs. Putnam at the Planetarium," by Janice Kulyk Keefer narrated by Nonnie Griffin.
Robert Weaver is Canada's pre-eminent literary impresario. He joined the CBC in 1948, and for almost four decades he guided the most significant cultural programs in the country. His radio programs, especially Anthology, provided an encouraging yet rigorous forum for story-writers, as did the Tamarack Review, of which he was a co-found...
Title:Emergent Voices: Cbc Canadian Literary Awards, Stories, 1979-1999Format:Audio Book (Cassette)Dimensions:1 pages, 5.49 × 4.25 × 1.28 inPublished:October 1, 1999Publisher:Goose Lane EditionsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0864922760

ISBN - 13:9780864922762

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"A pleasant flow — the tapes would be equally listenable-to in one long gulp on a car ride, or one story at a time." — Quill and Quire