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Carol Off is the host of CBC radio’s As It Happens. With extensive experience in both Canadian and international current affairs, Off has covered conflicts in the Middle East, Haiti, the Balkans and the sub-continent, as well as events in the former Soviet Union, Europe, Asia, the United States and Canada. She reported the fallout from the 9/11 disasters with news features and documentaries from New York, Washington, London, Cairo and Afghanistan. She has won numerous awards for her CBC television documentaries in Asia, Africa and Europe and is the author of four books, most recently, All We Leave Behind, a finalist for the Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize for Nonfiction and the Governor General’s Literary Award for Nonfiction. She lives in Toronto.

 

Events Carol Off was involved in

  • In Conversation with Carol Off

    Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 3:00 PM

    Catherine Porter interviews Carol Off about her new book All We Leave Behind.

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  • In Conversation: Marie Darrieussecq & Carol Off

    Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 6:00 PM

    Wendy O’ Brien interviews Marie Darrieussecq and Carol Off on the extensive body of their work, their career and who/what has influenced them as writers.

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  • GGBooks @ IFOA

    Monday, October 23, 2017 - 8:00 PM

    Do not miss the authors shortlisted for the 2017 Governor General’s Literary Award for English-language Fiction in conversation with Carol Off.

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  • GGs @ IFOA

    Monday, October 24, 2016 - 8:00 PM

    Don't miss authors shortlisted for the 2016 Governor General's Literary Award for English-language Fiction at this stimulating round table!

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  • GG Books Live!

    Monday, October 26, 2015 - 8:00 PM

    Celebrate the works nominated for the Governor General’s Literary Award for English-language Fiction.

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