Tuesday | November 25 | 2014
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    Monday, November 17, 2014

    Open Registration

    By Erica Lenti Gender studies was created by women for women, but now, men are carving out a place for themselves in the field. Not everyone is embracing the change.
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    Wednesday, November 12, 2014

    The Parallel Highway

    By Tobin Dalrymple The Montreal writer Carol Dunlop and the Argentinian novelist Julio Cortázar carried out one of the greatest literary love affairs of the twentieth century. But their romance was shadowed by tragedy.
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    Tuesday, November 11, 2014

    Knights of Griffintown

    By Sean Michaels "Griffintown is old and quiet and dark and it should have knights."
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    Monday, November 3, 2014

    Language on Holiday

    By Shane Neilson There is pure pleasure in sound free of meaning.

Alt Lit: A Eulogy

The demise of an online literary movement shows why it’s so important for creative communities to be able to discuss abuse.

Ol' Talk

After years of burying her Trinidadian accent, the author reawakens to the richness of her native tongue.

Brecken Bad

An interview with Brecken Hancock about her new collection, Broom Broom.

New Bird Order

Why is a younger generation flocking to an old hobby?

The Spirit and the Flesh

The role of the body in Christian worship has historically inhabited an ambiguous space between sacred and sinful.

Parti Pooper

Nineteen months after Pauline Marois led the Parti Québécois to victory, she dragged it to defeat. How will history remember the province’s Iron Lady?


Canadian dairy is one of the most formidable forces in Ottawa. How did our lactose overlords get so powerful?

Cashing Out

The moral debate over gambling in small-town Ontario.

Nunavut's Nursing Crisis

The life expectancy in Canada's newest territory is a decade lower than the rest of the country, and those most essential to providing front-line health care are in short supply.

Looking for Al Purdy

The poetry of a land left behind.

Memory's Harvest

A growing number of indigenous people in Canada are experimenting with traditional diets, and the trend is about more than just health.
Blog Posts

Serial: The Journalist Is Present

When reporters get inside the head of a suspect, do they silence the voice of the victim?

Jian Ghomeshi’s Poison Pen

When I first moved to Toronto for journalism school in 2010, I told a mentor of mine that I liked Jian Ghomeshi’s radio show ...

Two Poets Discuss: The Dark Side of Domestic Life

Alex Boyd speaks with Julie Cameron Gray about the value of inner conflict and her relationship with technology.


Maisy does Word on the Street

Sept. 16, 2014

Maisonneuve will be in Toronto on September 21 for Word on the Street.

Our Fall 2014 Issue

Sept. 10, 2014

WE HAVE MANY CUSTOMS to honour a death. But as Nicholas Cameron finds in our cover story, rituals fall short when it comes to helping ...

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