Jun 27 2013
| By Sarah Sheard |
Author Sarah Sheard weaves an eccentric story of a reincarnated Bertolt Brecht in the midst of the G-20 Summit and his reflections on 1930s fascism.
Jun 20 2013
| By Nathaniel G. Moore |
Nathaniel G. Moore reviews George Szanto's new book 'Bog Tender: Coming Home to Nature and Memory' about the creative intersection of nature and memory.
Jun 13 2013
| By Yutaka Dirks |
Yutaka Dirks interviews author Stephen Law about his debut novel 'Tailings of Warren Peace' and how he balanced social justice with magical realism.
Jun 6 2013
| By Eleanor Boyle |
Author Eleanor Boyle exposes the consequences of large-scale meat production and excessive consumption and searches for progressive sustainable solutions to eating meat.
May 30 2013
| By Raffi Cavoukian |
Renowned singer Raffi discusses the need for social media reform especially as a key consideration within childhood development strategies.
May 24 2013
| By Yutaka Dirks |
'How to Get Along With Women' by Elisabeth de Mariaffi is a sharp and inventive romp through the intertwining aspects of power, identity and sexuality in relationships in supremely real backdrops.
May 16 2013
| By Dennis Pilon |
'Wrestling with Democracy' by Dennis Pilon provides a historical and comparative look at electoral reform (or lack thereof) of western industrialized countries over the past century.
May 9 2013
| By Kathleen Yamazaki |
Night Town by Cathi Bond is a coming-of-age story of a young woman, and a shifting nation, growing up in the rapidly changing social fabric of 1970s Toronto and searching for acceptance and progress.
May 2 2013
| By Robert Jensen |
The following is adapted from the new book Arguing for Our Lives: A User's Guide to Constructive Dialogue from City Lights Books.
Apr 26 2013
| By Mike Elk |
Dave Zirin's new book, Game Over: How Politics Has Turned the Sports World Upside Down, explores the intersection of sports and politics over the past three years.