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The CanLit Foodbook launches with Margaret Atwwod and Dennis Lee

Poet, novelist, storywriter and essayist — the Ottawa native is a Canadian literary giant. Margaret Atwood first raised eyebrows as a young poet in the 1960s. Since then, one of Canada's most written about writers has struggled to keep her personal life private. Over her prolific career, Atwood has earned a reputation for being brilliant but aloof. But her caustic tongue and wicked sense of humour only fuel Atwood's stature as an internationally acclaimed writer.

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Canadian authors launch a different sort of book.
Canadian authors launch a different sort of book.
Medium: Television
Program: CBLT News
Broadcast Date: Nov. 13, 1987
Guest(s): Margaret Atwood, Dennis Lee
Reporter: Paula Lenardon
Duration: 1:41

Last updated: November 13, 2014

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