What do a tornado hunter, an actor, a fashion icon, a TV host, and a singer have in common? They’re the panellists for Canada Reads 2018.
Over four days, the five defenders will bring their diverse perspectives to this year’s theme: One Book to Open Your Eyes.
The contenders and their chosen books are:
- Mozhdah Jamalzadah, defending The Boat People by Sharon Bala
- Tahmoh Penikett, defending American War by Omar El Akkad
- Greg Johnson, defending Precious Cargo by Craig Davidson
- Jeanne Beker, defending Forgiveness by Mark Sakamoto
- Jully Black, defending The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline
The debates take place March 26-29, 2018.
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