Register Thursday | September 21 | 2017

The Most Human Part of You

The last thing my wife and I did together was make small talk in a taxi.

Abitibi's Little Russia

Translated by Melissa Bull, from Nouveau Projet Issue 11.

Same Campus, Worlds Apart

International students are a huge boon to the economy, but as Carine Abouseif writes, bureaucracy and social isolation can make it tough for them to set down roots in Canadian soil.

Buried at Centre Ice

As Benjamin Hertwig reports, the Edmonton Oilers’ new arena has revitalized the city’s downtown­—and displaced its most vulnerable residents.


New poetry by Laura Ritland.

Putting the Centennial in Sesquicentennial

Reflecting on the last time we took comfort in ecstatic nationalism.

Shake, Rattle, Roll

Andrea Bennett on the part cyclists will play in disaster relief after the Really Big One hits the Pacific Northwest.

Black Market Babies

Religious matching and lax anti-trafficking laws led to a booming underground market for infants in mid-century Montreal. Adam Elliott Segal, the son of one such adoptee, investigates.

Benevolent Big Brother

Tannara Yelland revisits Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media on its twenty-fifth anniversary.
Blog Posts

What We're Supposed to Write: An Interview with Naben Ruthnum

By Kim Fu

Kim Fu interviews Naben Ruthnum about his new book, Curry.

Pitching: An Editors' Roundtable with Haley Cullingham and Erica Lenti

A conversation with Haley Cullingham and Erica Lenti.

Mentorship Round-Up

A non-exhaustive list of Canada's writing mentorship programs.

The Postscript: Adam Elliott Segal on Montreal's Black Market Babies

Andrea Bennett interviews Adam Elliott Segal about his Summer cover story.


Our Fall 2017 Issue

Sept. 15, 2017

On newsstands September 22.

Journey Prize Finalists!

Sept. 14, 2017

Richard Kelly Kemick's story, "The Most Human Part of You," is one of three Journey Prize finalists.

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

Aug. 15, 2017

Maisonneuve is hiring an associate editor! Apply by September 1.