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CIC Nipissing: Imperial Waves: The BBC and 1930s Canadian Broadcasting

January 17, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm EST


Dr. Sean Graham’s talk will reflect his research about the CBC internally and how it grew in the original years by reorienting Canadian’s to Canadian content. A book will be produced soon.

Speaker’s Biography

Dr. Sean Graham is a historian of North American media and broadcasting. In addition, he has recently published a manuscript with noted expert Jean-Marie Leduc on the history of skates. Dr. Graham is currently an Adjunct Research Professor at Carleton University and has taught at Harvard University, the University of Ottawa, and the University of International Business and Economics in Beijing. He is also an editor at Activehistory.ca and host/producer of the History Slam Podcast.


Please register for this FREE event at the following link https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/imperial-waves-the-bbc-and-1930s-canadian-broadcasting-tickets-41482682821. Seating is limited.

For additional information about the event or the CIC, please contact: Karen Strang at kstrang@thecic.org

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January 17, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm EST
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Nipissing University, Room F210
100 College Drive
North Bay, ON P1B 8L7 Canada
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CIC Nipissing Branch