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WATCH: Interview with Raziel Reid on CBC The National (Mar 2015)

Raziel Reid, Governor General's Literary Award winner and Canada Reads finalist, is interviewed by Wendy Mesley on CBC's The National about his controversial book When Everything Feels like the Movies.

Raziel discusses discovering the story of Larry Fobes King, the teen whose life was the inspiration for Raziel's book, while watching The Ellen Show as a teen, and his reaction to the book's critics, including those who started a petition to revoke his Governor General's Award.

You can watch the interview here.