And notice especially the passionate defense of journalistic courage in All Governments Lie
Also now on screen: all the short films with Oscar nominations, a bad-boy ballet dancer, a Canadian lesbian love story and an alarming look at modern policing
"I’ve written about the desire for change in a world that is already rapidly changing — in ways that alarm us, or at least should alarm us."
“Gender Failure”, a multimedia show and book launch by Ivan Coyote and Rae Spoon, is just one of the many poetry events taking place during National Poetry Month at Verses Festival of Words.
If the world's ending, end it in style with these awesome events.
“A poet’s job is always to pay attention,” says Lane, “close, careful attention, using words like objects, structures on a page that change us inside emotionally.”
From the PuSh Festival to Design Nerd Jam, this week is filled with events for the arts crowd in Vancouver.
"We live in a place where a lot doesn't get spoken. I try not to look away."
The Vancouver 125 Poetry Conference (V125pc) is a legacy project organized and curated by poet laureate Brad Cran to bring the poetry community together and “see them interact in ways...
Daniel Craig turns up an old west we’ve never seen before in this week’s biggest film, Cowboys & Aliens. (read more)