John Benton

"This is worth a life…1"

John Benton was born in Toronto (b. 1951). His formative years of discovering the importance of language include employment in both print and broadcast media (1970-1973). He went on to obtain a BA in English Literature (1977), and an actor's apprenticeship with Canada’s Stratford Festival (1980).

1 ↑ The Irish linguist and translator, Stephen McKenna (1872–1934), wrote this in his diary on his 38th birthday before commencing his translation of Plotinus' Enneads.

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