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?
Why is a younger generation flocking to an old hobby?
There is pure pleasure in sound free of meaning.
The field of 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.
Now more than ever, people are recovering from life-threatening illnesses. But survival is never simple.
The fight for Haida Gwaii is more than a matter of land.
Has Naheed Nenshi's time in office changed Calgary's racial climate?
Part one of two.
Translated by Melissa Bull.
In Station Eleven, a troupe of actors and musicians traverse a dystopian wasteland and search for meaning in their art.
Fall Reads from Sheila Heti, Heidi Julavits and Leanne Shapton; David Balzer; Alisha Piercy; Elisabeth Belliveau and Bruce Whiteman.
Fall Listens: the Rural Alberta Advantage, Valery Gore, TOPS, Lowell, Sloan, Alvvays, Spoon, Bahamas, PS I Love You.
He looked at me as if there had never been anyone else. Until he didn’t.
Canadian dairy is one of the most formidable forces in Ottawa. How did our lactose overlords get so powerful?
The moral debate over gambling in small-town Ontario.
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.
The poetry of a land left behind.
A growing number of indigenous people in Canada are experimenting with traditional diets, and the trend is about more than just health.
Gold winner in the Photoessay and Photojournalism category at the National Magazine Awards 2014.
Have sex and intimacy become uneasy bedfellows? Undressing modern romance.
When World War II threatened a remote chain of islands off the Alaskan coast, the indigenous Aleut people were displaced from their homes.
Canadian society celebrates diversity, but only when it's convenient. On the country's complicated relationship with blackness.
I would take that quarter-mile jag and own it, spectrally.
An excerpt from The Orange Trees of Baghdad.
The first-place story from Maisonneuve's 2014 Genre Fiction Contest. This year's theme was mystery.
One of two second-place winners in Maisonneuve's annual Genre Fiction contest. This year's theme was mystery.
One of two second-place stories in Maisonneuve's annual Genre Fiction contest. This year's theme was mystery.
I’d just moved, and newcomer logic dictates that you never say no to anything.
The author on the Russian train ride that inspired his new non-fiction book Where the Bears Roam the Streets.
Part one of two.
The contradiction of innovation.
After years of burying her Trinidadian accent, the author reawakens to the richness of her native tongue.
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.
O the great migration of time in money!—Arkadii Dragomoshchenko.
Translation by Donald Winkler.
Stephen Harper’s A Great Game chronicled the birth of professional hockey with fanboy enthusiasm. But a closer look reveals a between-the-lines defence of the PM’s policies.
Summer Reads: What I Want to Tell Goes Like This, World of Paper, Burning Daylight and Democracy in Decline.