CBC Television Network

Citizens’ Forum

Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1955 to 1962

Broadcast Medium: Television

Host: Gordon Hawkins of the Canadian Association for Adult Education . The CBC produced in cooperation with the Association and adapted the formula for television from its successful radio public affairs and opinion series, which had already run for twelve years. The program continued on radio through the l955-56 season, after the television broadcasts began.

Aired Tuesdays 10:00-10:30 p.m., from October 1955 to March 1956; later aired on Sundays 3:00-3:30 p.m., from October 1956 to April 1962.

Written by John Corcelli – April, 2002