Digital ArchivesMargaret Atwood on Canadian literatureJul 22, 1973 | 24:42In this interview from 1973, author Margaret Atwood talks about her writing career and the struggles of Canadian literature to find its own identity.
The poems Game After Supper and Interview with a Tourist are from Margaret Atwood's collection Procedures for Underground published by Oxford University Press, 1971.
Digital Archives'Vive le Québec libre!'Jul 24, 1967 | 5:22French President Charles de Gaulle generates controversy when he utters the Quebec separatist slogan "Vive le Québec libre" during a speech in Montreal.
Digital ArchivesThe art of the tattooistMay 3, 1964 | 32:01Victoria tattoo artist "Doc" Forbes demonstrates his craft on two sailors, a mother of four, his lady friend and an 82-year-old client in 1964.
Digital ArchivesRona Jaffe on career girls and "heartless professional bachelors"Oct 22, 1958 | 10:14The author of The Best of Everything discusses her book with Pierre Berton and Robertson Davies in 1958.