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SFU Woodwards transports audiences with Hidden Pasts, Digital Futures Festival

A brave new world co-created by the National Film Board of Canada’s award-winning Digital Studio in Vancouver and internationally acclaimed artist Stan Douglas.
Canadian media, oil influence, Canadian politics, Linda Solomon Wood

Our Oily Media: Canadaland's Jesse Brown talks to Linda Solomon Wood

How do we free Canadian media from oil-industry influence? Linda Solomon talks to Jesse Brown.
Vancouver Observer, Vancouver journalism, Canadian journalism, women in media

Sandy Garossino joins Vancouver Observer as editor-in-chief

New editor-in-chief Sandy Garossino to reinvigorate local coverage of business, tech, and affordability— and "bridge the gaps."
Electronic Arts motion capture studio

Digital Days with Electronic Arts blew my mind

The magic of film has always fascinated me. You see the most incredible things happen on the screen. I’ve always been curious how they do this. Aren’t you? So I couldn’t resist attending Digital Days...

NSA stories also reveal perilous state of mainstream journalism: Greenwald

Journalist Glenn Greenwald spoke via satellite over the weekend to an international audience gathered in Hamburg, Germany for the Chaos Computer Club meeting, an annual convention for the global...

What Once Upon a Time does for feminism *Spoiler alert*

Is Once Upon a Time's re-imagining of classic fairy-tale characters a feminist feat of modern TV?

Surveillance Trojan Horse or Big Brother in disguise?

Last week saw the announcement of dangerous new online spying legislation - supposedly aimed at tackling the serious issue of cyberbullying. According to legal experts, Bill C-13...

PR fills the void left by shrinking newsrooms

As journalism continues to go under-funded, PR staff representing corporate interests have been on the rise.

Kinder Morgan Canada CEO Ian Anderson 'open and transparent' except when asked questions by reporters

Open and transparent, Kinder Morgan Canada CEO says. So why is he so reluctant to answer questions?

Feminism and the weapon-wielding women of The Walking Dead: spoiler alert

Let's take a look at two of The Walking Dead's kick-ass female characters, Andrea and Michonne.