Two of Robert Lepage's shows were cancelled: SLAV, while in production in Montreal, and Kanata, a collaboration with Ariane Mnouchkine's Théâtre du Soleil in Paris.
Interview with "Marco’s Oriental Noodles" filmmaker Howie Shia on using a story to show cultural appropriation through food.
Dr. Julie Comber
There is an appropriate and inappropriate way to celebrate the sacred Akikodjiwan (Chaudière Falls) through art
Depending on how one sees it, this is a critical moment in the decolonization and survival of Turtle Island or a re-containment of Indigenous people in the state apparatus of Canada 150, or both.
The film "Forget Winnetou!" uses the novels of Karl May, who published his first book about a character named Winnetou in 1870, to explore the German idealization of Indigenous peoples.
The cultural appropriation debate broke new ground this week, for me anyway. I confess I was among those who always saw it as essentially a matter of free speech: the right to write what one chose.
The cultural appropriation prize that circulated on Twitter this week is evidence of how far Canadian media still has to go.
The soda company's new ad, which was pulled this week after a public outcry, shows that diversity and social activism can be sold like any other product.
What makes you part of a community is those concrete connections, known to you and acknowledged by others. It isn't the stories you hear or tell, pace Boyden.
David J. Climenhaga
Seriously, dear readers, if you're driving tonight, slow down, keep your eyes peeled and your hands off your mobile device.