Register Monday | May 1 | 2017

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.

The Ones Who Return

Blair Mlotek explores the world of Modern Orthodox women, who seek to balance their religious and secular lives.

The Fruits of Their Labour

The neglected history of Chinese-Canadian farmers in Vancouver.

All on the Line

At six foot eight, Richard Kelly Kemick is built for volleyball. There’s only one problem: he’s not any good.

Circling the Drain

In Writers’ Rights, Nicole Cohen argues that the media’s treatment of freelancers leaves many risking financial ruin. Erin Pehlivan takes a closer look.


New poem by Suzannah Showler.

Hook, Line and Screecher

As Brad Dunne explores, there are three ways to become a Newfoundlander: by birth, by residence or by initiation.

Let Them Eat Cake

Historically, Italians were called ignorant, subversive and prone to violence. While the groups of immigrants coming to Canada have changed, prejudices towards them have not.
Blog Posts

On Human Brutality: A Review of Claire Cameron’s The Last Neanderthal

The Last Neanderthal was explicitly written in response to research documenting that Neanderthals and Homo Sapiens had mated with each other—and that most of us have some Neanderthal DNA.

Meandering Through Maunder: A Review of Claire Kelly's Debut

True to its title, this collection of poems travels literally and figuratively.

Canada Reads: The MRA Discussion Board Edition?

Alicia Elliott on what Canada really needs to be reading right now.

CanLit Book Club Episode Two: Zoey Leigh Peterson's Next Year, For Sure

Kim Fu and Andrea Bennett discuss Zoey Leigh Peterson's Next Year, For Sure.


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 ...

Maisonneuve Nominated for Five National Magazine Awards

April 20, 2017

Maisonneuve is proud to announce that we're up for five nominations at this year's National Magazine Awards! Our nominations include: Best New Magazine ...

Our Spring 2017 Issue

March 17, 2017

On newsstands March 24.