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Jane Urquhart’s Away

The Story

Jane Urquhart thought she was just about finished her novel -- until she visited St. John's, Newfoundland. The city was just one of the places she visited while researching Away, her 1993 book about a family immigrating to Canada from Ireland in the 19th century. In conversation with CBC Radio host Peter Gzowski, Urquhart talks about the novel and about her own experiences as a writer.

Medium: Radio
Broadcast Date: Sept. 22, 1993
Program: Morningside
Host: Peter Gzowski
Guest: Jane Urquhart
Duration: 16:39

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