Monday, 16 January 2012 19:43

New Beginnings

The Talmud says that all beginnings are hard. I tell that to my writing students and I speak from experience. Both life experience and writing experience. This website, for instance. I’ve been turning the idea of having one over and over for the last couple of years, but taking the first step was daunting. All that gathering together of material from files here and there, reviews haphazardly organized, photo albums tucked away in odd corners—where was I going to find the time to do it?

Published in Musings
Friday, 13 January 2012 01:34

Notman Documentary

He came to Montreal at the age of 30 in 1856, never having worked as a professional photographer. What brought William Notman to the New World? How and why did he reinvent himself? To listen to the documentary, click here.

Published in News
Wednesday, 11 January 2012 15:59


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Published in Robert Weaver