Images of Canada
However, Jack London's stories and the images of Canada in Clarence Gagnon's paintings had long been haunting my imagination. Why not use this new-found freedom and lack of work or prospects to travel and discover Canada? A Quebec culture minister came to Rennes to deliver an interesting talk on the survival of the French language in Quebec. I approached the Canadian Embassy, but artists were not welcome. They were looking for specialists, investors and farmers, and people were lining up to immigrate.