Narrating Galloway

January 24, 2017 by  
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Novelist Steven Galloway got fired from his job as Creative Writing Dept. chair at UBC. What happened? It depends on the story you tell.

John Berger, 1926-2017

January 3, 2017 by  
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The death of a storyteller.

Letter from Berlin: Read the News Today, Oh Boy

December 28, 2016 by  
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Berlin terrorist attack. The here and there of it.

Numbers and Narratives: Notes on the Trumpiad

November 25, 2016 by  
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If one picture is worth a thousand words, is one narrative worth a thousand numbers? The 2016 U.S. presidential election.

Toronto Pride Meets Black Lives Matter

July 12, 2016 by  
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We Canadians can probably live with it. But, can Facebook users?

Orlando: Notes on a Massacre

July 6, 2016 by  
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Reading Orlando. Grieving Orlando.

Mein Trumpf, Brexit, and Europe’s Rising Right: Letter from Berlin

June 28, 2016 by  
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Austrian elections, British referenda, and The Donald — we’re contemplating almost everything.

Letter from Berlin: The Refugee Referendum

March 18, 2016 by  
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In Germany, voters go to the polls to assess Angela Merkel’s refugee policy.

Women I Read: International Women’s Day 2016

March 8, 2016 by  
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An IWD game: who would be on your list?

Why Haydée?

September 11, 2015 by  
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From Margaret Randall’s new book, “Haydee Santamaria, Cuban Revolutionary.”

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