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Parliament Hill photo by David P. Ball

David P. Ball is an award-winning multimedia journalist in Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

E-mail: info (at) davidpball.net (PGP Key)
Facebook: facebook.com/davidpball.net
Twitter: @davidpball

Awards: Co-winner of the Canadian Journalism Foundation‘s 2012 excellence award (with The Vancouver Observer), I have also been twice-nominated finalist for a Canadian Association of Journalists award (in 2012 and 2011).

Education: University of Victoria, B.A. in Political Science (honours thesis) and Professional Writing (Journalism).

Portfolio: Published in 30+ publications, with a combined circulation of more than 5.3 million readers, my award-winning work has appeared in Toronto Star, National Post, 24 Hours, The Georgia Straight, Sun News Network, The Tyee, Huffington Post, The Vancouver Observer, THIS Magazine and others.

Anthologies: I have also contributed chapters to several published anthologies, including Extract: The Pipeline Wars (VO, 2012), Split Ticket: Independent Faith in a Time of Partisan Politics (Chalice Press, 2010), Mosaik: A Gender Perspective, and Writing From the Red Zone: Voices of the Anti-Globalization Movement (Del Suego Press, 2001).

Current employment: Currently, I am a staff reporter with the Tyee Solutions Society, and a frequent contributor to The Tyee, Windspeaker, THIS Magazine , Xtra! and Indian Country Today Media Network.

Based in Vancouver, I am a member of the Canadian Association of Journalists , Canadian Freelance Union (CEP 2040) and Canadian Journalists for Free Expression.



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