A Day In The Life with Bernie Lucht
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A Day In The Life with Bernie Lucht

All Ages
Join host Fred Hacker in his conversation with Bernie Lucht, one of Canadian Broadcasting Corporation's most accomplished producers.

Bernie Lucht has been one of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s (CBC) most accomplished radio producers. His expertise developed some of Canada’s most recognized radio productions.

For over five decades Lucht has brought radio documentaries and current affairs into the homes of Canadians as executive producer of some of CBC Radio One’s most popular programs including Writers & Company, Tapestry and Ideas. He has also been instrumental in the annual production ofThe CBC Massey Lectures in partnership with Massey College in the University of Toronto, House of Anansi Press and universities from across Canada. In 2013, Lucht was invested as a member of the Order of Canada and received the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.

Lucht is a graduate of Concordia University. He joined the CBC in 1964 as a researcher for CBC Montreal. Early in his career, Lucht spent two years as a volunteer teacher with the Canadian University Service Overseas (CUSO) in northern Nigeria. He is the editor of “Ideas: Brilliant Thinkers Speak Their Minds” and “Ideas for a New Century.” In 2011, Lucht was awarded the CBC/Radio-Canada President’s Award. On May 29th he joins host Fred Hacker in conversation about his remarkable career.

Venue Information:
Midland Cultural Centre - Rotary Hall
333 King St.
Midland, ON, L4R 3M7