Ira Basen

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Ira Basen is a Canadian radio producer, who has been associated with CBC Radio since 1984. He has been associated with the programs Sunday Morning, Quirks and Quarks, The Inside Track and This Morning, and has written for Saturday Night and The Globe and Mail.[1]

Life[edit]

He graduated from Carleton University and from University of Wisconsin-Madison with an M.A.[2]

He taught at the University of Toronto, and the University of Western Ontario. He is currently teaching radio journalism at Ryerson University. [3] He has won multiple awards in the field of journalism.

Awards[edit]

  • Gabriel Award in 1987 for "Jackie Robinson,the legend and the legacy" a segment of The Inside Track
  • Canadian Science Writers’ Awards
  • The New York Radio Festival Awards[4]

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