Northwords

   
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In the summer of 2011, Shelagh plucked five well-known Canadian writers from their urban and suburban homes and brought them to Torngat Mountains National Park in Northern Labrador. Their mission: to soak in the place and then channel it into a piece of writing. Click on the player above to listen to "Northwords", a special episode of The Next Chapter, and hear how Joseph Boyden, Alissa York, Rabindranath Maharaj, Noah Richler, and Sarah Leavitt write the land.

See photos from the Northwords trip on The Next Chapter's Facebook page

Listen to each author read their piece inspired by the Torngats below:

   
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View some of Sarah's artwork by clicking the thumbnails below:

 

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