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Belly up to some bangra
New films bring harrowing drama, amiable humor or...
Prophet and loss; a parable
EMV brings Missa Darwin to Christ Church
BAC's "Illusionists" -- magic unrealism
A pop star as a diva, a French hit transferred to New York...
"Full Light" at end of long, dark tunnel
Counting violence against women
RBG’s early triumphs; a gem of a Canadian movie and old and...
Your numerology cycles for 2019
We’ve got a new Blade Runner, Victoria greets Abdul and My Little Pony faces new dangers
Also watch J.D. Salinger learn to write and Kate Winslet get lost in our Mountains
Oct 5th, 2017
The Big Swim: Book titles, covers and more big swimming
The summer’s poetry lay in deciding on a cover and title for my climate book The Big Swim while planning a new “big swim” to raise money for a climate adaptation project.
Aug 27th, 2014
To e- or not to e-(Book): when writers take on the publishing world
Something in me still misses seeing my book in the window of a bookstore, owned by someone who knows my name.
Aug 25th, 2013
To e- or not to e-(Book)
An author explores the pitfalls -- and unexpected benefits -- of publishing work in e-book form.
May 20th, 2012
VO selected as recipient for Magazines BC Internship Initiative Fund
This month the Vancouver Observer was awarded funding from the new Magazine Association of BC Internship Initiative. VO is extremely pleased to use this funding to provide opportunities for...
Nov 1st, 2010
Canwest's Future Buyer Has an Opportunity to Innovate, But Will They Take It?
Yeah, we get it, newspapers as we know them are in trouble. Just like the advent of the telegraph changed how news was gathered, transmitted and reported, the Internet has done the same for papers. On
Jan 9th, 2010