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Biblioteca del Congreso Nacional de Chile. Coup D'etat, 1973.

Chileans remember when their government was overthrown by Augusto Pinochet on September 11, 1973. Read more

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Rebel Sell 2009: Christopher Dombres

Stephen Henighan argues that efficiency has become a core value that heightens social divisions. Read more

Columns 3 Comments

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Bill Anders, crew member Apollo 8, Dec 24, 1968, at Mission Time 075:49:07 (16:40 utc)

Stephen Osborne compares the "major problem" of loitering in 1968 Vancouver to the 2012 Occupy movement. Read more

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Stephen Osborne reflects on the Vancouver Poetry Conference, the Occupy movement, and a brunch with NaNoWriMo novelists. Read more

Dispatches

Mandelbrot describes the photographic reimagining of the Gastown Riot, entitled Abbott & Cordova, 1971, by Vancouver photographer and visual artist Stan Douglas. Read more

PHOTOGRAPHY

The chain-link fence along boulevard de l’Acadie— two metres high, with “appropriate hedge”—separates one of the wealthiest neighbourhoods in Montreal from one of the poorest. Read more

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The resource towns along the west coast of Canada— those that have survived, and those that haven't— tell a story of land's end, as a place and as a possibility. Read more

PHOTOGRAPHY

"Leading Men” is taken from a work-in-progress, Cinéma-Verité and the Collected Works of Ronald Reagan: A History of Propaganda in Motion Pictures. Read more

Essays

Onstage a group of writers and critics sat in a semicircle and spoke earnestly about whether or not a national literature could exist in two languages. Read more

Dispatches

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