Marshall McLuhan – Edmontonian
This house was the birth home of Marshall McLuhan
Marshall McLuhan: Edmontonian
By Todd Babiak, Friday, Sept. 24, 2010
That nursery was upstairs in a 1,400 square-foot home in Highlands.
2011 is the centenary of McLuhan’s birth, here in Edmonton. I visited the home, whose wonderful owners (Doug and Cheryl Toshack) are thinking about selling. I’ll publish a COLUMN about McLuhan, the house, his legacy and, perhaps, horses, in Saturday’s Journal – in print and online. Twitter will also be involved. What would McLuhan have made of Twitter?
A short video showing McLuhan’s home in Edmonton where he was born (Never mind the inadequate explanation of “the medium is the message” and look elsewhere on this blog for a more accurate explanation.
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