Jowi Taylor

CEO and founder of Six String Nation

Jowi Taylor

Jowi Taylor
CEO and founder of Six String Nation

Jowi Taylor is a multiple award-winning writer and broadcaster best known for his long-running CBC Radio program Global Village, the Peabody Award winning radio series “The Wire: The Impact of Electricity on Music” and its celebrated companion series: “The Nerve: Music and the Human Experience”.

His independent “Six String Nation” multi-media project centered around a guitar built literally from pieces of Canadian heritage combines Jowi’s various fascinations, including music, media, community-building and the intersection of Canada’s history and multicultural identity.

His book about the project “Six String Nation: 64 Pieces, 6 Strings, 1 Canada, 1 Guitar” is available from Douglas & McIntyre Publishers.