Alex Samur

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Apr 11, 2012

Beware of Images: Sergio Toporek's call to action

Alex Samur
At a recent CreativeMornings event in Vancouver, Toporek challenged members of the audience to question their assumptions about the power of images in their environments.
Book Review
May 27, 2010
Walt Whitman's Secret

Walt Whitman's Canadian cult

Alex Samur
Alex Samur chats with George Fetherling about his latest novel Walt Whitman's Secret and the impact the American poet had on Canadians.
Blog
Apr 29, 2010
Best of rabble

Get yours today: Best of rabble.ca 3

Alex Samur
The latest -- and greatest -- volume of the much loved Best of rabble.ca book series is here, hot off the presses!
Book Review
Apr 29, 2010
Best of rabble

The best of rabble's best

Alex Samur
The latest -- and greatest -- volume of the much loved Best of rabble.ca book series is here, hot off the presses!
Book Review
Feb 5, 2010

What's the skinny on self-publishing?

Alex Samur
Radio book lounge goes underground to explore some unconventional forms of publishing and asks Vancouver-based author Robert Chaplin about his experiences self-publishing.
Podcast
Feb 5, 2010

Episode 27 - The art of publishing

radio book lounge
Vancouver-based author Robert Chaplin discusses his art, books and alternative forms of publishing.
Podcast
Nov 26, 2009

Amy Goodman detained at Canadian border services

radio book lounge
Amy Goodman launched her new book Breaking The Sound Barrier at an event hosted by community radio stations, CJSF, Co-op Radio and CiTR in Vancouver, B.C. last night.
Blog
Sep 21, 2009

Canadian newswomen shut out of primetime

Alex Samur
While the U.S., U.K. and Australia have moved to introduce solo female news readers on primetime weeknight newscasts, there are currently no women featured on English Canada's national newscasts.
News
May 5, 2008

Standing up to the corporate media bully

Alex Samur
Last year, peace activist Mordecai Briemberg was served with a lawsuit by CanWest. The charge? Producing a fake edition of CanWest's <em>Vancouver Sun</em>, and infringing upon the company's trade-m
Book Review
Jun 21, 2007
 Speaking in tongues: PEN Canada writers in exile

Exile strategy

Alex Samur
The first anthology of its kind, <I>Speaking in tongues: PEN Canada writers in exile</I> provides insight into the immutable realities of life as both a new Canadian and a writer in exile. The anthol
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