Volume 75, Number 02

Published September 17, 2020

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  • Adaptation

    One of the most puzzling quandaries of making a newspaper during COVID-19 is trying to figure out how much to actually talk about the pandemic

  • Publishing in the pandemic

    The closure of bookstores earlier this year cancelled many book launches and changed how readers bought and how publishers marketed books.

  • Critipeg: Kuessipan

    Adapted from a novel by Naomi Fontaine, the French-Canadian film Kuessipan (directed by Myriam Verreault) follows the lifelong friendship between two Innu women in Uashat-Maliotenam.

  • Arts briefs

    Pop Up Sandwich Shop // Art in the Park // Norval Morrisseau at Urban Shaman // Over the Top // Joy is more than just a feeling // Architecture + Design Film Festival

  • Bringing African cinema to Winnipeg screens

    Despite its name, the African Movie Festival in Manitoba (AMFM) offers much more than film screenings.

  • Nuit Blanche shines through

    The Culture Days festival, particularly Nuit Blanche, may look different this year, but their essential intentions remain the same.

  • BIPOC gallery launching in Artspace

    In October, an artist-run studio and gallery space dedicated to supporting BIPOC artists will open in Artspace. 

  • City Briefs

    Measuring SEED growth // Campus climate status updates // Making archives accessible // BUStxt going the way of the ghost // Pallister’s Chicken Chef conference // Report on homelessness and home insecurity as information

  • Village checkup

    Osborne Village was once named "Canada's greatest neighbourhood," a title that's been challenged by a rash of vacancies.

  • Fighting the green fight

    Klein’s A Good War: Mobilizing Canada for the Climate Emergency will make a stop in Winnipeg, along with musical guests Decades After Paris.

  • Campus Briefs

    Academic & Career Services // Accessibility Services // Awards & Financial Aid // Student Central //  

  • U of W hosts Weweni Dialogue event

    On Sept. 23 at 12:30 p.m., the University of Winnipeg will host Weweni Dialogue: Indigenous Health and Wellbeing in Times of Pandemic.

  • U of W launches data science program

    This fall, the University of Winnipeg (U of W) is launching an undergraduate data science program. The university’s Department of Mathematics and Statistics is the first to offer such a program in Manitoba.

  • PROFile: Sara Murphy

    Sara Murphy’s journey to becoming an assistant professor for the University of Winnipeg’s Department of Business and Administration began with undergraduate work in psychology.

  • Why we should diversify our reading habits

    Reading literature from various groups and on diverse subjects enables readers to broaden their understanding of themselves.

  • Is the ‘left’ always right?

    It’s almost impossible to scroll through Twitter or even strike up a conversation without some mention of politics.

  • Nygard accusations force examination of social values

    Coming forward with allegations of sexual violence, especially against a powerful man, is not easy.

  • Horoscopes

    There's a new moon in Virgo this week. On Thursday, Sept. 17, the new moon will deliver a much-needed dose of practicality and focus, allowing us to see what we need to change about our everyday routines in order to feel more grounded.

  • Helmet Girl

    A comic by Hely Schumann

  • Manitoba Mushrooms

    An illustration by Talia Steele