In this passionate, thought-provoking vision for Canada, Ken Dryden argues that we have paid a price for having the wrong sense of ourselves as a country. The old definition of Canada genial but sometimes too self-deprecating and ambition-killing is no longer the real story. Through recent global events such as Barack Obama s election and first year in office; the climate conference in Copenhagen; and even the 2010 Winter Olympics, Dryden explores the clash between politics and story, and the importance of a nation finding ...

Becoming Canada 2010, McClelland & Stewart

ISBN-13: 9780771029455