Mar 13, 2015 | 1:04Canada Reads Canada Reads 2015: Ru Video
Canada Reads Canada Reads 2015: Ru Mar 13, 2015 | 1:04Written by Kim Thúy, it traces the journey of a girl who is ousted from her affluent home in Saigon, and travels by boat to an overcrowded Malaysian refugee camp, before finally settling in Quebec. It is being defended by Cameron Bailey, the Artistic Director of the Toronto International Film Festival.
Mar 13, 2015 | 0:58Canada Reads Canada Reads 2015: The Inconvenient Indian Video
Canada Reads Canada Reads 2015: The Inconvenient Indian Mar 13, 2015 | 0:58Written by Thomas King, it is both an idiosyncratic history and a personal meditation on what it means to be "Indian." Along the way, it's also a unique, searing and witty look at everything from first contact to pop culture stereotypes to today's aboriginal activism. It is being defended by Craig Kielburger, co-founder of Free The Children.