Register Monday | June 26 | 2017

The Language of Profit

Private language schools have always struggled to balance educational needs with profit. Erika Thorkelson investigates how these tensions boiled over at one Vancouver school, leaving students and teachers out on the street.

It Takes the Village

Straight tourists and gawkers are flocking to Montreal’s LGBTQ neighbourhood, while the queer community disperses for new haunts. Tim Forster on the double-edged sword of mainstream acceptance.

Nuclear Fallout

Thousands of Ukrainians sacrificed their health during the Chernobyl disaster cleanup. Chris Scott investigates how recent budget cuts have decimated the pensions they were promised.


New poetry by Souvankham Thammavongsa.

Scrubbing In

Tamara MacNeil on the history of blood, guts and the doctor’s white coat.

Coming Attractions

Alan Randolph Jones on Cinéma L’Amour, Canada’s last grand porn theatre.

Highway Robbery

Will Johnson on how Canada's opioid crisis led to a bank heist and a high-speed chase in Nelson, BC.

A River Runs Through It

The last time British Columbia’s Fraser River burst its banks, entire communities were submerged. With aging dikes and a growing population, Heather Ramsay reports, next time may be worse.

DNA Discrimination

Canada is one of the only countries where people can be marginalized due to their genetics. But that may soon change.

A Site for Soirées

440 Bonsecours is home to Louis-Joseph Papineau's ghost—and a weekly dinner party.
Blog Posts

On Materiality and Ephemerality

A conversation about digital art with Decoy Magazine

The Postscript: Erika Thorkelson on Vancouver's Private Language Schools

Andrea Bennett interviews Erika Thorkelson about her Spring cover story on ESL schools in Vancouver.

CanLit Book Club Episode Three: Rob Taylor’s The News

Kim Fu and Andrea Bennett discuss Rob Taylor's The News.

Crime and Justice: An Interview with Debra Komar

Author Debra Komar talks about her books and her background as a forensic anthropologist.


Our Summer 2017 Issue

June 9, 2017

On newsstands June 16.

Intern at Maisonneuve: Summer-Fall 2017

May 8, 2017

Maisonneuve is hiring Summer-Fall 2017 interns.

Maisonneuve Nominated for Four Canadian Magazine Awards

April 20, 2017

Maisonneuve is proud to announce that we're up for four nominations at this year's Canadian Magazine Awards! Our nominations include: General Interest Chris ...