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Giller Longlist Announced!

Well the Giller Longlist has been announced, and it’s a good one! I may be a bit biased, simply because I’ve read and loved many of the books on the list, but it’s also pointed to a few I need to hurry up and read. 174 more words

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Free tunes in June: Party in the Park, Mercer Summer Super Party, Heart of the City

Downtown Edmonton and the inner city will be hopping with free music next weekend:

* Singer-songwriters Joe Vickers and Ella Coyes and blues band Jimmy and the Sleepers will play CKUA Radio’s… 154 more words

Plugged In

Book Review: If I Fall, If I Die by Michael Christie

I’ve been missing in action on this blog for a few weeks, and I’m sorry about that, although I did just have a baby a few weeks ago, so I’m going to assume that’s a valid excuse for my lack of posting. 522 more words

Book Review

Album review: Colleen Brown's Direction

Album: Direction
Artist: Colleen Brown
(Northern Gateway Kickline Records)
Four stars (out of five)

Colleen Brown’s heady fifth effort is all over the map. Lyrically speaking, that is. 286 more words

Plugged In

A new Direction for Colleen Brown

Edmonton folk-rocker Colleen Brown will release her fifth effort on Monday, March 16.

Halifax icon Joel Plaskett co-produced the album, Direction, which will be available via… 124 more words

Plugged In

Ive Read This is back on the radio!!!

I’ve got some exciting news! Ive Read This is back on the radio, in fact some of my Alberta readers may have heard me already, the first broadcast of my monthly column aired on Sunday, February 8 at noon (MT) on… 192 more words

CBC Homestretch

No Homophobes 2.0

Last September, the University of Alberta launched one of the most remarkable public information campaigns in its history.  Created by Edmonton PR firm Calder Bateman and Vancouver web designs Burnkit, the campaign, … 982 more words

The Edmonton Commons