James Bartleman is a Canadian diplomat and author who was the 27th Lieutenant-Governor of Ontario from 2002 to 2007. A tireless advocate for literacy, in 2004 he founded the Lieutenant-Governor’s Book Program which has seen more than one million used books distributed to school libraries particularly in first Nations communities in Northern Ontario. In 2008, Mr. Bartleman hosted our Saturday evening readings.
Years Participated: 2008
Author Website: https://www.dundurn.com/authors/james_bartleman