The Reporter - For Graham Fraser: Canada’s Commissioner of Official Languages


Published: 19Nov2009

Pascal Zamprelli in the McGill Reporter.

A renowned and respected journalist and author with close to 40 years of journalistic experience, Graham Fraser was appointed Canada’s Commissioner of Official Languages in 2006. During a long and distinguished career that has straddled the language divide, Fraser has reported in both official languages on issues affecting Canada and Canadians, including cultural and foreign policy, constitutional debates and negotiations, and provincial, national and international politics.

On Wed., Nov. 18, Fraser was on hand to deliver the 20th F.R. Scott Lecture, J’y suis, j’y reste: F. R. Scott and the Evolution of Language Rights.

Before the event, the McGill Reporter asked him Four Burning Questions....