Library and Archives Canada

Library and Archives Canada

October 29, 2008 09:28 ET

Media Advisory: The Hon. Edward Broadbent, Special Guest at the Presentation of LAC Forum on Canadian Democracy's Political Junkie Cafe: Pin-up Prime Minister Series

To: Assignment Editors, PSA Editors

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 29, 2008) - Get your fix at the Political Junke Cafe in October as we continue our "Pin-up Prime Ministers" series. This month we look at majority and minority parliaments through the experiences of Canada's longest serving Prime Minister, William Lyon Mackenzie King.

Library and Archives Canada and LAC Forum on Canadian Democrary welcomes special guest The Hon. John Edward Broadbent, Leader of the New Democratic Party from 1975 to 1989 and Member of Paliament for Ottawa Centre from 2004 to 2006. Christopher P. Dummit, King historian from Trent University will also be attending the event.



Political Junkie Cafe - Pin-Up Prime Minister Series
October 29, 2008
7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Room A
Library and Archives Canada
395 Wellington Street in Ottawa.
Free Admission


Through its specialized programming, the LAC Forum on Canadian Democracy contributes to Canada's culture of informed and open civic engagement by making public dialogue a priority.

Contact Information

  • Library and Archives Canada
    Pauline M. Portelance
    Senior Media Relations Officer
    819-994-4589 or 613-293-4298