Jan Drabek


Jan Drabek grew up in Czechoslovakia, Germany, France and the United States, then immigrated to Canada in 1965. Since then he has studied at the University of BC and Simon Fraser University, served as the chair of the BC Federation of Writers and the BC Caucus of the Writers Union of Canada, and written prolifically. His articles, stories and translations have appeared in many publications and he is the author of seven books, including The Golden Revolution and The Statement. He wrote and produced Father’s Return to Auschwitz, a 1985 documentary film.