Vancouver Institute Lectures

The Ghosts of Europe : The return of tyranny, nationalism, racism and denial to Central Europe Porter, Anna


Ms. Porter is among Canada’s most respected book publishers (founder of Key Porter Books in 1982) and novelist covering a broad range of topics and published internationally in several languages. Her latest work is her memoir In Other Words: How I Fell in Love with Canada One Book at a Time. Her book The Ghosts of Europe won the 2010 Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing, while Kasztner’s Train: The True Story of Rezso Kasztner, Unknown Hero of the Holocaust, was awarded the 2007 Nereus Writers’ Trust Non-Fiction Award and the Jewish Book Award for Non-Fiction. She is also the author of Buying a Better World: George Soros and Billionaire Philanthropy. She holds honorary degrees from Ryerson University, St. Mary’s University, and the Law Society of Upper Canada.

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