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Farzana Doctor: "As writers, we have to bring in political issues"

Interview with Six Metres of Pavement author Farzana Doctor

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Candace Mooers

Length: 0:18:39
Uploaded: 16 Mar, 2011

Recording Date: 16 Mar, 2011
Recording Location: Naco Gallery, Brockton, Toronto, Ontario
Logsheet: none
Language: English
Topical for: 1 Month
Status: Complete, Ready to Air
Copyright: Creative Commons License
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Program Title: Farzana Doctor: "As writers, we have to bring in political issues"
Description: Farzana Doctor is the Toronto-based author of Stealing Nasreen and the newly published Six Metres of Pavement. Six Metres of Pavement is a novel about loss, messy survival, and redemption, set in the Toronto west end neighbourhood of Brockton, published by Dundurn Press. CHRY’s Candace Mooers sits down with Farzana Doctor in their local neighbourhood café and gallery to discuss writing, the Brockton writing community, and the relationship between art and politics.

For more information, please visit the author’s website at

Host(s): Candace Mooers
Featured Speakers/Guests: Farzana Doctor, interviewed by Candace Mooers

Credits: Recorded and produced for CHRY 105.5 FM News Now

Comments: This interview is completely self-contained w/ intro & extro.

Music played in the cafe/gallery can be faintly heard in the background.

Arts and Culture > Books and Literature
Society and Culture > Women
Regional > Canada > Ontario
Type: Interview

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