Entry updated 2 June 2020. Tagged: Author.
(1926-2017) Canadian journalist, filmmaker and author, active from the 1950s; he is of sf interest for The Underdogs (1979), a Near Future Satire on Canadian politics where an independent socialist Quebec nearing bankruptcy (see Politics) oppresses its English minority; the play version of this tale, The Underdogs: A Play (1998), was never produced. [JC]
born Montreal, Quebec: 19 February 1926
died Montreal, Quebec: 6 November 2017
works (highly selected)
- The Underdogs (Toronto, Ontario: McClelland and Stewart, 1979) [hb/]
- The Underdogs: A Play (Montreal, Quebec: Just for Laughs Press, 1998) [play: binding unknown/]
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