TED B A R R I S
Ted Barris has worked as a professional writer/broadcaster for most of his life. Since the 1970s, his material has been aired on TV & Radio and published in print internationally. As a contributor to the CBC, his voice is recognized across the country. He's written/published 18 bestselling non-fiction books; his book "The Great Escape" earned the Libris Best Non-Fiction Award in 2014. In 2011, he received the Veterans Affairs Commendation Medal, in 2012 Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee Medal.