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“Thank Christ,” says Dieter when I finally wake up. “I thought you were dead.” Read more

Dispatches

At Au Lutin Qui Bouffe, patrons were photographed pulling the tail of a beribboned piglet that was wheeled on a cart from table to table. Read more

PHOTOGRAPHY

Michael Hayward reviews What Poets Are Like by Gary Soto. Read more

Reviews

Michael Hayward reviews The Old Castle’s Secret by Carl Barks. Read more

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Michael Hayward reviews Cascadia: The Life and Breath of the World, co-edited by Trevor Carolan and Frank Stewart. Read more

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Selections from ةيلمع Operación Operation Opération 作业 Oперация (“operation” in each official United Nations language), a poem by Moez Surani consisting of the names of military operations carried out by UN member states. Read more

FACT

Patty Osborne reviews four new books from Mansfield Press. Read more

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Mandelbrot reviews Vanishing Point, a documentary by Stephen A. Smith and Julia Szucs. Read more

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Dylan Gyles reviews They Never Told Me and Other Stories by Austin Clarke. Read more

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Mandelbrot reviews Maps of Paradise by Alessandro Scafi, a history of humanity's attempts to locate utopia. Read more

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Roni Simunovic reviews Ashley Little's BC Book Prize-winning novel, Anatomy of a Girl Gang, which follows the story of five teenage girls growing up in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside. Read more

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Shall I compare thee to a summer chaos? Read more

POETRY

Patty Osborne reviews The Perimeter Dog by Julie Vandervoort. Read more

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Stephen Osborne reviews The Bourgeois: Between History and Literature by Franco Moretti. Read more

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Stephen Osborne's broken cellphone leads him to Schopenhauer, the Titanic publishing industry and historical Phantom Rides. Read more

Dispatches

Despite the distracting jewellery, the cleavage and the exercised bodies, we look in the mirror and say, What happened? By M.A.C. Farrant. Read more

Short Stories

Individual photographs of couples are superimposed to merge two partners into one person. Read more

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raspberry afternoons flat as the tides at White Rock, a saltwater bath, a kiss beneath the pylons, the barnacles, the greasy fish and chips Read more

POETRY

Shots of abandoned Olympic sites–decaying sports arenas and decrepit swimming pools. Read more

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It's human nature to jump to the wrong conclusion–and stick with it. Read more

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