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From left to right: Natalie Hanna, Sarah  Waisvisz, Sarah Kabamba, Manahil Bandukwala, Sanita Fejsic. Photo: Marie-Pierre Daigle
Clarissa Fortin | The Ottawa literary magazine now raising funds to deliver new special issue called Dis(s)ent.
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Kathleen Yamazaki | Nathaniel G. Moore's new book provides an accurate portrait of young adulthood complete with familial struggles, adolescent isolation and wrestling's Macho Man Randy Savage.
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Andrew Wilmot | 'Anatomy of a Girl Gang' is an intense story of a gang of teenage girls in Vancouver called the Black Roses. Written as a series of testimonials, the book unfolds what we are really escaping from.
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babble book club | babble book club's newest selection is 'The Cellist of Sarajevo' by Steven Galloway with final discussion Friday September 20 at 2pm EST in the babble book lounge.
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Jessica Rose | 'Everything Is So Political' is a series of contemporary short stories written by Canadian writers that is rooted in the question "What makes something political?" and subsequent answer "Everything."
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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Tyler Morgenstern | The question of the when of queerness is at the heart of transgender electronic musician Rae Spoon's remarkable debut novel, First Spring Grass Fire.
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Kaitlin McNabb | The Vancouver 125 Legacy Books Project releases its collection of reissues of 10 classic Vancouver books that have informed or reported the city's history, culture and communities.
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Arnold Itwaru, one of the poets performing at International Festival of Poetry of Resistance in Toronto. Photo: Chisato Fukuyama
Jeannine M. Pitas | Verse comes to the people in song, music, art and poetry at this Toronto event, which is due to start on September 16.