Register Monday | July 25 | 2016
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    Wednesday, July 20, 2016

    Our Way or the Highway

    By John Symon Did Quebec sacrifice its past to build the largest roadwork project in the province’s history? John Symon investigates.
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    Thursday, July 14, 2016

    Everyone's a Critic

    By Taylor C. Noakes Corridart was designed to showcase Quebec artists during the 1976 Montreal Olympics. But, as Taylor C. Noakes writes, one very important person was less than impressed.
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    Monday, June 27, 2016

    House of the Cool Parents

    By Chandler Levack Chandler Levack documents the life and death of Videofag, the tiny living room theatre that became Toronto’s newest art institution.
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    Monday, June 13, 2016

    Down by the River

    By Susan Peters The Red River cuts through Winnipeg, ferrying discarded bicycles, tires and human remains. Susan Peters on the amateur investigators who comb its shores for clues of Manitoba’s missing.
Articles

About Face

Shane Neilson always thought that bipolar disorder had permanently distorted his facial expressions. But the truth ran much deeper.

Back to the Drawing Board

Richard Williams spent more than twenty-five years creating what has been called the greatest film never released. Peter Henderson illustrates the story of the Canadian animation icon whose masterpiece ended his Hollywood career.

Self-Checkout

With Canada set to enact new right-to-death legislation, Nikki Wiart argues that we all need to get comfortable talking about end-of-life choices.

Catching the Light

Once, my grandmother and I got lost. We stood under a willow, the sunlight tickling its long strands, the light flickering.

Kings, Queens and Everything In-Between

Men and women are only part of the equation. Sara Harowitz on the non-binary drag performers who are redefining gender.

All the Impossible Possibilities

George comes over after Emily goes to bed and he leaves in the middle of the night. We do it in the guest room, not in my bedroom where my husband's ghost sleeps.

Will That Be All?

Alex Manley spent years working in a Montreal dépanneur that had something for everyone: cigarettes, newspapers and, beneath the counter, little baggies of mysterious white powder.

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bod

Non-sexual nudity is one of the last taboos in Canada. But, as Jessica Beuker discovers, it’s liberating to let it all hang out.
Blog Posts

The Canonization of Millicent Travis Lane

Laura Ritland reviews How Thought Feels: The Poetry of M. Travis Lane, which recognizes the work of one of Canada's best (and unheralded) poets.

Be Less Boring: Drew Nelles on Rethinking the Traditional Magazine Structure

Andrea Bennett speaks with Drew Nelles about the case for killing the traditional front-of-book magazine section.

Montreal Mystics: An interview with Sigal Samuel

Climbing the Tree of Life with Sigal Samuel, author of The Mystics of Mile End.

News

Our Summer 2016 Issue

June 23, 2016

On newsstands June 24.

We're running a special subscription campaign!

June 14, 2016

From May 17 to June 17, Maisonneuve is running a subscription campaign: our goal is to add 250 new subscribers. Along with four award-winning issues ...

Maisonneuve Wins Magazine of the Year

June 13, 2016

Maisonneuve took home four gold and one silver awards at the National Magazine Awards.