Alan Twigg is a Canadian writer, publisher, and biographer. He publishes BC Bookworld+, a trade newspaper for the British Columbia book publishing industry, and ABCBookWorld, an online encyclopedia of British Columbia authors. He is a member of the Order of Canada, and recipient of the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Literary Excellence in 2016.
By Alan Twigg, Resilience.org
Judith Plant’s memoir Culture Gap is concerned with describing how that isolated commune of sixteen people—more or less—survived and often thrived in the Bridge River Valley. Given that there are few too few books on the counter-culture, back-to-the-land movement of B.C. in the Sixties, Seventies and Eighties, hers is a very necessary and fascinating document.