From Rita Joe to Children of God

Children of God reveals how the inescapable residue of abuse, loneliness and captivity within residential schools has been ruinous for adult survivors.  FULL STORY

Literary Landmarks

#195 Jim Wong-Chu

LOCATION: 311 East 41st Avenue, Vancouver Here Jim Wong-Chu did most of his writing for Chinatown Ghosts, the first commercially… FULL STORY

#195 Madeleine Thien

LOCATION 245 East Broadway, Vancouver Before Ricepaper went digital-only in 2016, this was the main editorial address of the publication… FULL STORY

#194 Althea Moody

LOCATION: Yale Historic Site, viagra buy 31187 Douglas Street, buy more about Yale The wonderful little Yale Museum is the… FULL STORY

#193 David Day

LOCATION: Rocky Point, District of Metchosin, Vancouver Island. If asked to name B.C.’s topselling authors, few would cite Toronto-based David… FULL STORY

#192 Andreas Schroeder

LOCATION: 900 Block West 7th Avenue. Long before Andreas Schroeder led Canada to adopt Public Lending Right and helped found… FULL STORY

#191 Daphne Marlatt

LOCATION: Burrard Bridge, Vancouver. Daphne Marlatt was appointed to the Order of Canada in 2006 and became the 19th recipient… FULL STORY

#190 Evelyn Lau

LOCATION: Quayside Marina, at the foot of Davie St. & Marinaside Crescent, Vancouver Evelyn Lau walks this stretch of seawall… FULL STORY

#189 Pauline Johnson

LOCATION: Pauline Johnson monument. Above Third Beach, near Stanley Park tearoom. When Canada’s most famous First Nations poet, Pauline Johnson,… FULL STORY

#188 W.P. Kinsella

LOCATION: Former residence, page #1607, mind 1188 Howe Street, viagra 100mg Vancouver W.P. (Bill) Kinsella lived here in a condominium… FULL STORY

#187 Raymond Hull

LOCATION: Former site of central branch of Vancouver Public Library, Burrard Street at the corner of Robson. One of the… FULL STORY

#186 George Fetherling

LOCATION: Sylvia Hotel, 1154 Gilford Street, on English Bay near Stanley Park, Vancouver Probably the consistently best-known haunt for literary… FULL STORY

#185 Samuel Bawlf

LOCATION: Sam’s Deli, in the Belmont Building, 805 Government Street, Victoria This deli was founded by Sam Bawlf in 1972,… FULL STORY

#184 Margaret Atwood

LOCATION: 3886 West 11th Avenue, Vancouver One of Canada’s foremost authors, Margaret Atwood lived here in 1964-1965 while working as… FULL STORY

#183 Wuitchik, Michael

LOCATION: Sumbuya, on the Sewa River, Sierra Leone DIRECTIONS: Take the main road from Freetown, through Hastings, through the market… FULL STORY

#182 Neil Sterritt

LOCATION: Temlaham Ranch, on Skeena River, near Chicago Creek, 55″ 13.5′ north and 127″ 41.5’ west From 1975 to 2009,… FULL STORY

#181 Chris Plant

LOCATION: Moha, closest community to the birthplaces of both New Catalyst and Lived Experience. DIRECTIONS: Moha had a post office… FULL STORY

#180 Rick Antonson

LOCATION: Mohamed Tahar Library, lower south east quadrant of old Timbuktu proper, Mali Part of the royalties from Rick Antonson’s… FULL STORY

#179 Katherine Gordon

LOCATION: Mt. Tarawera, north island of New Zealand, site of an 1886 volcanic eruption that buried many Maori villages. In… FULL STORY

#178 Sheila Munro

LOCATION: Munro’s Books, 1108 Government Street, Victoria In a National Geographic book called Destinations of a Lifetime (2016), Munro’s Books… FULL STORY

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