Al McGregor - Can History Pay?

Al McGregor writes historical fiction and bases this presentation on personal experience. He’ll speak of his work on the American Civil War and the impact on Canada; The Fenian scare and the final drive to Confederation; And, a secret memo from the Great War that could have changed the western hemisphere. He’ll discuss research, self publishing and the risks and rewards of working with history. 

Al McGregor is an author specializing in historical fiction. His books include A Porous Border, To Build a Northern Nation, and 1917.  He also produced a series of video documentaries on south western Ontario history and is a former television news anchor.