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Coming soon to the Wheeler Centre

Portrait of Deng Adut

I was taught to sing war songs. In place of the love of life, I was taught to love the death of others.

Deng Adut on life as a child soldier

Portrait of Masha Gessen

He needed an enemy, an Other ... LGBT people are really convenient: we're sort of the ultimate foreign agent.

Portrait of Matthew Reilly

One kind supportive word will obliterate one hundred critical words. 

Matthew Reilly on encouragement and creative ambition

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