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Mordecai Richler on Hot Type

When Mordecai Richler left Canada for Paris, he was a brooding young intellectual with lots to say. He returned a prolific, respected writer with a keen eye for the absurd and the magnetism to charm or anger just about all of his contemporaries. From Montreal's Jewish ghetto to Quebec nationalism to boring Anglophones to hypocritical politicians – the incomparable Richler commented, questioned, laughed and angered.

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Evan Solomon and Mordecai Richler chat about his latest offering, Barney's Version.
Medium: Television
Program: Hot Type
Broadcast Date: Nov. 24, 1998
Guest(s): Mordecai Richler
Host: Evan Solomon
Duration: 9:47

Last updated: May 6, 2013

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