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    Thursday, November 26, 2020

    Bought the Farm

    By J.R. Patterson Small family farms are disappearing, but not for the reasons people tend to think. As investors rush in, farmers can’t hold on to their land.
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    Tuesday, November 17, 2020

    A Truthful Interaction

    By Leanne Betasamosake Simpson and Robyn Maynard The authors of As We Have Always Done and Policing Black Lives talk about writing on their own terms.
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    Tuesday, November 10, 2020

    Walking on Water

    By Frances Backhouse Streams gushed freely through cities­—until they were seen as a nuisance. Now, we need them back.
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    Tuesday, October 20, 2020

    Pathfinding

    By Jody Porter It took years for journalist Jody Porter to see that writing about other people’s pain can be a way of hiding from your own.
Articles

New Fuel

Ironically, Alberta is the perfect place for a Green New Deal.

Virtually Normal

As going into the real world loses its appeal for Chloë Lalonde, a new game brings life's mundane routines to her screen.

Living Legacy

As an adult, Montrealer Christine Estima discovered a buried truth about her family—and her city and country.

One of the Only Places Left Uncrowded

New poetry from Tess Liem.

The Fall 2020 Music Room

New music from DijahSB, Thanya Iyer, New Fries and Ora Cogan.

Labour of Love

Politicians have whittled down public health care for years. While caring for his dad, Ryan David Allen learned who picks up the slack.

Melting Away

Letter from Montreal.

Poem for Girl Who Passed Out

New poetry from Shazia Hafiz Ramji.

Helen Before Troy

New fiction from Heather O'Neill.

Trust Exercise

In a pandemic, following the rules is an act of love. But the HIV crisis taught Stephanie Nolen that overlooking them can be, too.

Highs and Lows

Letter from Montreal.
Blog Posts

In the Stars

Keah Hansen charts the uncertain future of astrology.

A Guide to Problematic Monuments in Montreal

From Macdonald to Maisonneuve, colonial monuments dominate the city's public spaces.

Talking to a Portrait: An interview with Rosalind Pepall

"Often curators are very much in the background. People don't know what they're doing all the time and the crazy things that happen to get a show up."

The Postscript: Kieran Delamont on leaving behind the lions of Grand Bend

For the past year, lion cages and tiger enclosures—home to a dozen or so cats—have been the source of low-level psychic torture for ...

Life is Elsewhere

By Aurélie Lanctôt. Translated by Melissa Bull.

There are days where deafening, silent rage seethes in me, leaving no room to doubt its legitimacy.

News

Intern at Maisonneuve - Winter-Spring 2021

Nov. 20, 2020

Calling all keeners: Maisonneuve is now accepting applications for part-time research interns. We’re looking for enthusiastic, self-motivated candidates who have a passion for magazines ...

Sarah Ratchford joins Maisonneuve

Oct. 15, 2020

Maisy welcomes a new Associate Editor.

Our Fall 2020 issue

Sept. 15, 2020

On newsstands September 18.

We're Hiring: Apply to be Maisonneuve's Associate Editor

Aug. 19, 2020

Maisonneuve is hiring an associate editor! Apply by September 4.