Faerie is a first person narrative of this young girl who is burdened by the realities of growing up and the expectations that come with it.
Adaption of Notes from the Underground revisits Shakespeare’s question “to be or not to be” and what it means to be human. Interview with director Simon Pitaqaj.
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Documentary explores the life and work of Harper Lee
Want to know what’s happening in Montreal in September. We’ve got a list of cultural events and festivals for you to peruse.
Review of “The Collected Poems of Samuel Beckett”, edited by Seán Lawlor and John Pilling.
Our staff’s picks for summer reading 2015.
As part of the Blue Metropolis festival, The Walrus brings forward speakers to lecture on ways to make a city come alive
“The dead die hard, they are trespassers on the beyond, they must take the place as they find it, the shafts and manholes back into the muck, till such time as the lord of [read on]
A preview of the Canadian component to 2015’s Hay Festival, featuring writers Réal Godbout, Kim Thúy, Steven Pinker, and Annharte.
“Respect your instrument. Its offices will surprise. Work for true poems true to you. The rest are Styrofoam and glue.” (“Four Tweets to a Young Poet”) John McAuley [read on]
Celebrate French literature in all its forms this weekend at the Salon du Livre.
Book about quantum physics from the CBC Massey lectures reviewed here.
New DVD offers an intimate portrait of James Thurber that shows his struggles, rather than just his literary achievements.
Richard Ford and Alice Munro were the featured individuals of Blue Metropolis’ opening and closing events.
This book about books is loosely based on Kafka’s The Castle and highly self aware.
The 16th Blue Metropolis Festival celebrates writers and reading with a special focus on international authors this year.
Never one to shy away from difficult subjects, Diaz’ This is How You Lose Her is a tour de force of language while presenting realistic and complex relationships.