Artists Corey Bulpitt, Larissa Healey, Billy St-John, and Amie Milot created And the Raven Brought the Light in 2008 under the bridge at West Fourth Avenue and Anderson Street near the exit from Granville Island.
In this multimedia dance-theatre work from Australia, blood becomes a symbol of what connects him to his Aboriginal heritage, and what threatens to separate him from living happily ever after with a partner.
“Much of my own coming-of-age," he says, "wasn’t just a period of exploration of the books that came before me, but was really a kind of study of the institutions that were being systematically dismantled in front of me."
The Georgia Straight: A 50th Anniversary Celebration Book
This beautifully produced coffee-table book brings together over 100 of Georgia Straight's iconic covers, along with short essays, insider details and contributor reflections, putting each of these issues of the publication into its historical context.