Author JIM HARRIS
Links to Other Sites
The Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal for Humour
Some of Canada’s wittiest writers are recipients of the Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal for Humor. This site offers the latest news about the award and a list of previous winners.
Stephen Leacock: Humorist and Educator
This website is dedicated to Canada's quintessential humorist, Stephen Leacock. Features a bibliography, samples of his writing, audio clips, and analysis of some of his most popular stories. From Library and Archives Canada.
Pierre Berton: Canadian
The CBC’s In Depth feature about celebrated Canadian literary legend Pierre Berton. Watch the video clips for some vintage Berton observations about Canadian culture.
The online headquarters for the popular CBC program “Vinyl Cafe” offers a profile of the show’s creator and host Stuart McLean. Also features the latest tour schedule and information about special guests appearing on each show. Find out about submitting your own story to the show, listen to the free weekly podcasts, and check out the brief audio clips from Vinyl Cafe recordings.
Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town
Read excerpts from "Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town" by Stephen Leacock. From Google.com.
A wise guy, eh?
A CBC News article about Margaret McMillan's biography of humourist Stephen Leacock.
Will Ferguson wins Leacock Medal of Humour for third time
A brief article about Will Ferguson winning the Stephen Leacock Medal of Humour for his book "Beyond Belfast: A 560-Mile Walk Across Northern Ireland on Sore Feet."
Shawnadithit grew anxious waiting for her uncle, Longnon, to return to camp at the junction of Badger Brook and the Exploits River, deep in the wilds of Newfoundland...