Voyage North | Jan 24, 2013 | 6:48
Jane Urquhart Sense of Place Northwestern Ontario
"Nothing happens nowhere". Author Jane Urquhart was born and spent the first 5 years of her life in Little Long Lac, near Geraldton. She told Voyage North host Cathy Alex how those early years in northwestern Ontario continue to shape and influence her writing. Her book "Away" is representing Ontario in this year's Canada Reads:Turf Wars. Urquhart was in Thunder Bay with Richard Wagamese (his book Indian Horse is representing British Columbia)for a special Canada Reads event. It celebrated their mutual connection to northwesern Ontario.