Full Name Carrie Best

Carrie Best founded first African-Canadian owned and operated newspaper in Nova Scotia, The Clarion, in 1946. She also wrote and produced a radio program, "The Quite Corner," beginning in 1952. She was made an officer of the Order of Canada in 1979.

For a more detailed biography and bibliography, see her entry in the Canada's Early Women Writers project.

Birth date 1903
Birthplace New Glasgow, NS
Death date 2001
Deathplace New Glasgow, NS
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