Jowi Taylor

Jowi Taylor

Jowi Taylor is a multiple award winning writer and broadcaster best known for his long- running CBC Radio program “Global-Village”, the Peabody Award winning radio series “The Wire: The Impact of Electricity on Music” and its celebrated companion series: “The Nerve: Music and the Human Experience”. His independent “Six String Nation” multi-media project – centered around a guitar built literally from pieces of Canadian heritage – combines Jowi’s various fascinations, including music, media, community-building and the intersection of Canada’s history and multicultural identity. His book about the project “Six String Nation: 64 Pieces, 6 Strings, 1 Canada, 1 Guitar” is available from Douglas & McIntyre Publishers. For more information visit www.sixstringnation.com