All in a Day | Oct 7, 2013 | 11:55

Robert J. Sawyer's lifetime achievement in science fiction

This weekend sci-fi author Robert J. Sawyer was honoured with another Aurora award -- but this time it was for lifetime achievement. Sawyer spoke with All in a Day about a career of looking forward.

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