Published March 3, 2016
Fresh on the heels of our Indigenizing Media event with Red Rising Magazine on Feb. 4, we have another fantastic Speakers Series event in the works. On March 17, we’re partnering with the UWSA and Grass Routes Sustainability Festival to present Water and Indigenous Women’s Wisdom.
International Women’s Day marks 106 years of fighting for women’s rights
Mona Faith Mousa takes a specific aesthetic approach to her Wolseley home. The spoken-word performance poet and community advocate says her white walls and sleek countertops are a necessity for her living space.
The balancing act of racialized identities in the arts
WAC grants // Freeze Frame // Poetry workshop // Pysanka eggs // What if… // Our own theatre awards
Smashterpiece Theatre a beast of its own
Boats plays its last show
Sometimes a Song is Just a Cigar
Playing March 3 to 5, 10 to 13 and 17 at Cinematheque
The Writer-in-Residence programs
How healthy is a juice cleanse?
Riverside encounters show the importance of wild spaces
Green grannies // 100 Women sought // Shriners hospital closing // Wrestling champs // Arctic 2045 // Multicultural dialogue
Charity and city clash over population control
20,000 more Winnipeggers using food banks than in 2005
Cool Gardens offer summer complement to warming huts
Traveling picture books build empathy for migrants
U of W physicist develops diamond-based particle detector
Late release of grades frustrates some students
Jeff Babb - Associate professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Parliament’s condemnation of BDS relies on a fallacious Western narrative that enables Apartheid
Paul - "Old thrift stores."
Un-Supermarket follows the whimsical ups and downs of three jaded cashiers at their local grocery store. Ever wonder what your average retail worker is really thinking? This dark comedy shines a light on some of the attitudes and truths associated with the industry. Though at times cynical, the characters have a sense of humour about their positions and the situations they face on a day to day basis. After all, cashiering is a monotonous job, sometimes you just have to make a joke and not take yourself so seriously... The main characters Val, Rick, and Tish sure don't!
Ocosomoso was beamed down to Earth to investigate the planet and its current conditions. This comic strip chronicles that investigation as Ocosomoso explores his surroundings and relays off-base observations back to the mothership.