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Howard Engel (1931–2019)

Author of The Man Who Forgot How to Read: A Memoir

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A former CBC broadcaster in Europe, Engel once worked as a high school teacher of English and history, and was executive producer of "Anthology", CBC's flagship literary program. He wrote a TV script novelization, with Janet Hamilton, under the joint pseudonym of F. X. Wolf, of "Murder in Space (1985).
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