Wyman, Max

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WYMAN, Max. Canadian (born England), b. 1939. Genres: Cultural/Ethnic topics, Dance/Ballet, Biography. Career: Journalist in England, until 1967; Vancouver Sun, Vancouver, BC, music, dance, and theater critic, 1967-79, editor of "Saturday Review," 1991-96; Province, Vancouver, arts columnist, dance and theater critic, and books editor, 1980-91; Review of Books, founding editor, 1996-99, senior writer, 1999-. Lecturer at universities; host of television series; CBC-Radio, commentator and interviewer, 1975-. Canada Council for the Arts, board member, 1995-2001; Canadian Commission for UNESCO, executive committee, member, 1998-; UNESCO Sectoral Commission on Culture, Communications and Information, chair, 2000-01, commission president, 2001-. Publications: The Royal Winnipeg Ballet: The First Forty Years, 1978; Dance Canada: An Illustrated History, 1989; Evelyn Hart: An Intimate Portrait, 1991; (ed.) Vancouver Forum: Old Powers, New Forces, 1992; Toni Cavelti: A Jeweller's Life, 1996; Revealing Dance: Collected Writings, 1970-2000, 2001. Address: Box 245, Lions Bay, BC, Canada V0N 2E0. Online address: [email protected]