It has been a pleasure to work with Douglas James on various audiobooks and voiceover recordings.
Douglas James is an expert in the field of journalism. He was in Berlin when the wall came down. He was in Israel during the Palestinian Intifada. He was in Iraq during the Gulf War.
Douglas was a correspondent for CBC’s The Journal in the 80’s before becoming a foreign correspondent for CNN, where he reported from more than 40 countries including most of continental Europe, Russia, Pakistan, Iran, Iraq, Israel in the late-80’s and early 90’s.
Douglas would return to CBC after his work abroad with CNN, where he anchored CBC Newsworld Business News.
Most recently, Doug has been a sessional lecturer in Media Law & Ethics at Wilfrid Laurier University, as well as being a freelance writer and voiceover artist.
Here is archival footage of Doug’s coverage of the 1985 Barrie Tornado Disaster: http://www.cbc.ca/archives/entry/1985-barrie-tornado.