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Mourning Al Purdy

The Story


Canadians remember the life of legendary poet Al Purdy.

Medium: Television
Program: Sunday Report
Broadcast Date: April 23, 2000
Guest(s): Doug Beardsly, Dennis Lee, Michael Ondaatje, Al Purdy
Host: Alison Smith
Reporter: Kelly Crowe
Duration: 3:04
Photographs courtesy of D'Arcy Glionna. Footage: National Film Board of Canada Poetry: Harbour Publishing

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