Eric Koch in Frankfurt am Main in 2009
|Died||April 28, 2018(aged 98)|
|Occupation||Author, broadcaster, professor|
Eric Otto Koch (31 August 1919 – 28 April 2018) was a German-born Canadian author, broadcaster and academic.
He retired from the broadcaster in 1979 in order to focus on writing books and teaching at York University where he was a course director in the Social Science Division and taught a course on The Politics of Canadian Broadcasting for 18 years.
He published his first novel at the age of 60, Koch is the author of 13 books of fiction.
References[change | change source]
- "Eric Koch on being a German Jewish internee in Canada in 1940". CBC. November 14, 1980. Retrieved 8 September 2017.
- "Author Eric Koch Shares His Wartime Experiences in Latest Memoir". Everythingzoomer.com. November 11, 2016. Retrieved 8 September 2017.