Alison Wearing: Finding Far More Than a Family History

published 4 weeks ago

What do ancestry, birding, and opera enthusiasts have in common? More than you'd think. Memoirist Alison Wearing ties them together in her funny and poignant book, "Moments of Glad Grace." It depicts her journey to Ireland with her father as he obsessively searches for the reasons his ancestors came to Canada. In the process, she comes to terms with her father's aging and declining health due to Parkinson's.

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