Adrienne Clarkson

Adrienne Clarkson

Former governors general are billing Canadians—and we deserve to know the details

Opinion: Adrienne Clarkson has reportedly received $1.1 million from taxpayers after leaving office. It may be money well spent—but the lack of transparency is a big problem
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Trudeau’s (early) valentine to the Aga Khan

In a tribute video presented last fall, the PM credits his friend with making Canada ’stronger and richer’
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Adrienne Clarkson takes the 60-Second Challenge (captions)

The former governor-general takes our rapid-fire challenge (and quotes Tennyson)
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Asking authors: Who is your favourite literary character?

Authors at the Literary Review of Canada’s 25th anniversary gala reveal their most beloved literary figures
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Adrienne Clarkson takes Maclean’s 60-Second Challenge

The former governor-general takes our rapid-fire challenge (and quotes Tennyson)
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What it feels like to be read a bedtime story by Adrienne Clarkson

It’s not every day that a former governor general reads you a bedtime story. But then Adrienne Clarkson loves to delight. Get cozy as the beloved Canadian reads the Maurice Sendak classic Higglety Pigglety Pop!
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History, discretion and how to settle an election

What happened after the Saskatchewan election in 1929
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Adrienne Clarkson on ’the anguish of not belonging’

From 2014: Adrienne Clarkson argues that immigrant, not migrant, is the Canadian word
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A camp counsellor named William Shatner

Holocaust survivor Fred Bild recounts how the future Capt. Kirk taught him English in six weeks