Rest in Peace: S.C. Heal (1925-2017)

“In my opinion there is no finer interpreter of the marine scene in British Columbia.” — John M. MacFarlane, nautical historian FULL STORY

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A Cariboo concoction

Birchwater’s beat extends past the Chilcotin plateau, down the old Nuxalk-Dakelh grease trail to Bella Coola. REVIEW: Chilcotin Chronicles: Stories… FULL STORY

Perfection is hard work

Andrew Scott traces the proliferation of utopian societies–and some demonic leaders–in Canada’s most experimental province. REVIEW: The Promise of Paradise: Utopian… FULL STORY

Abenaki Daring

“His seeking to pass literacy’s promise on to the next generation in his home community so they might dare literacy’s… FULL STORY

Ormsby #130 Making Room

“Vancouver feminism liberated us from more than lipstick and foundation garments,” says reviewer Phyllis Reeve, responding to a new, retrospective… FULL STORY

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