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Douglas Hunter

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In addition to being a writer and graphic artist, I hold a PhD in history (2015) from York University. I'm currently completing a book on the early career of Canadian landscape artist A.Y. Jackson, covering his formative years leading to the founding of the Group of Seven and his experiences as a soldier and war artist in the First World War. Hopefully, it will be out in 2021.

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Canada's great Viking hoax

Did you see the cover story in the most recent issue (December 2019/January 2020) of Canada's History on the Beardmore Viking relics hoax? I wrote the story, which draws on my most recent book, Beardmore: The Viking Hoax that Rewrote History You can learn more about it by visiting the book's page on my website, https://dwhauthor.wordpress.com/portf... There's also an excerpt: https://dwhauthor.... Read more of this blog post »
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