Cathy Mulroy

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Cathy Mulroy is a new author, who has written a historical memoir of her 30 years at Inco, a Canadian giant Mining company in Sudbury. She was one of the first women to work as a labour since the war years.

The title of her book is My View from the Blacked Rocks. Cathy has also had a chapter published in Mining Town Crisis, Globalization, labour and resistance in Sudbury. She had an artic published in Sudbury Living Magazine about her granddaughter’s fight with cancer at the age of one.


Cathy has joined the Sudbury Writers guild and is looking forward to writing fiction, poetry, and screenwriting.

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What inspired you to write this book?

I started collecting information back in 1975. I wrote down everything that occurred to me during
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The Book Launch

“My View From The Blackened Rocks,” is finally finished! I decided to self-published so I could have total rights to my story. Over 30 years of gathering information and recording incidents brought me to the point where I could write. Then came the re-writes, the editing, even more editing and finally, it’s published.





I couldn’t have done it without the support from my husband Merv McLaughlin....

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