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Canada Reads 2018 : Omar El Akkad on American War [videorecording] / Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Van Koeverden, Jane (producer). Shantz-Hilkes, Chloe (producer). Jolic, Sinisa (producer). Mathurin, Yasmine (producer). Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (Added Author).
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Subject: Canadian fiction
Political fiction
War stories
Civil war > United States > Fiction
Environmental disasters > Fiction
Internally displaced persons > Fiction
Books and reading > Canada
Fiction > Authorship
Storytelling in literature
Language arts
Writing > Study and teaching
Canadian literature
English language > Study and teaching

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  • Physical Description: 1 streaming video (03 min 27 sec)
  • Publisher: Toronto : Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 2018

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General Note: From the streaming audio-visual collection.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Producer: Van Koeverden, Jane ; Producer: Shantz-Hilkes, Chloe ; Producer: Jolic, Sinisa ; Producer: Mathurin, Yasmine.
Summary: Omar El Akkad is an award-winning journalist and author who has traveled the world to cover many of the most important news stories of the last decade. In this video, the author discusses American War, his debut novel set in a future America devastated by war and plague.
Language Note: In English.
Source of Description Note: Source of description from Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

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