Sylvie Cote

Features editor  

  • Curiosity and playfulness in ancient Greek literature

    Dr. Melissa Funke is an assistant professor in classics.

  • Fish biology

    Dr. Caleb Hasler grew up in a small town in Eastern Ontario.

  • A rich French culture

    Dr. Adina Balint is a professor of French literature in the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures at the University of Winnipeg.

  • Winnipeg lesbians and their ‘ring of keys’

    Alison Bechdel, a lesbian graphic novelist, published her memoir Fun Home in 2006, where she both processes her grief over her dad’s death and notes moments where she comes face-to-face with her dad’s queerness and her own budding sexuality.

  • Favourite local writer

    1. Jessica Seburn
    2. Bartley Kives
    3. Madeline Rae

  • Favourite date activity

    1. Attend a local comedy show
    2. Walking/skating the river trail
    3. Dinner at a local restaurant / catch a movie at Cinematheque (tie)

  • PROFile: ‘I’m constantly learning from students’

    “I can do varied research here, but I also still get to teach, which is a real pleasure,” Dr. Serena Keshavjee says.

  • A quick fix?

    “It’s like an Advil to me,” Reese Estwick says.