The game is six degrees of Canadian history. Take two seemingly unrelated pieces of Canadian culture and connect the dots through various people, places and events to discover how they’re distantly — or maybe not-so-distantly — related. Along the way, we visit the quizzical and curious, the tragic and comic, and everything in between.
MacLaughlin grew up in Osoyoos, BC. She studied fine arts at the University of British Columbia from 1970-72 and then languages at Berliner Freier Universitat in Berlin, Germany in 1974. From 1975-77 she again attended the University of BC, studying languages and sciences.