Portfolio Category: Books and Brunch

BFW16 Marty Gervais

Marty Gervais is an award-winning journalist, photographer, poet, playwright, historian, editor and teacher. In 1998, he won the prestigious Toronto’s Harbourfront Festival Prize for his contributions to Canadian letters and to emerging writers. In 1996, he was awarded the Milton Acorn People’s Poetry Award for his book, Tearing Into A Summer Day. He has twice…
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BFW16 Alexander MacLeod

Alexander MacLeod's first book, Light Lifting (Biblioasis 2010), was a finalist for the Giller Prize and the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award. It won an Atlantic Book Award and was recognized as a "Book of the Year" by the American Library Association, The Globe and Mail, The Irish Times, Quill and Quire, and Amazon.ca.…
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BFW16 Lisa Xing

Lisa Xing is the host of CBC Windsor News. She studied journalism at Carleton University and the History of International Relations at the London School of Economics. Lisa was born in China, and immigrated to Canada at the age of four. She has reported in cities across Canada. In 2007, she filed stories from the…
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