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It's a pretty good year for Margaret Atwood, all things considered.
The Beastie Boys once flagged Japan as their favourite place on Earth largely because it gets everything cool five years before the rest of the world catches on.
The acclaimed Toronto graphic-novelist's new collection takes on themes of consciousness and identity, individuality and community.
The Feature Documentary prize went to a French film about a transgender woman on a mission to become a horse-being.
The husband of newly elected MLA Rachna Singh reveals how some in the community were bent on punishing her because they objected to his journalism.
If your art of choice is theatre—or musical theatre, in particular—you’ll probably love it. Hard-core Mitchell fans might respond differently.
In Tokyo Idols, filmmaker Kyoko Miyake finds more to otaku than the creepy worship of teen girls by middle-aged men.
The ensemble hopes to illuminate the wealth of women working in choral music both here and abroad.
On the Liberal side, Agriculture Minister Norm Letnick has been reelected in Kelowna–Lake Country.
Research has shown that LGBT people are more susceptible to suicide than other members of the population.
“Renters of Vancouver” takes an intimate look at how the city's residents are dealing with the housing crisis.