“Too wise to woo peaceably”

The scornful lovers Benedick and Beatrice merge with La Dolce Vita in Bard on the Beach’s clever adaptation of Much About About Nothing starring Amber Lewis and two Vespas. FULL STORY

Eden Robinson's third novel, Son of a Trickster, is the start of a new trilogy. Robin Rowland photo.


Drugs, alcohol & Wee’git (Trickster)

David Stouck finds much to his liking in Son of a Trickster.

From brutal realism to magic realism, Eden Robinson poses a connection between drugs and mythology. 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

Ormsby #125 Marine birds

In it, Caroline Fox charts the distribution and long-distance migrations of North Pacific marine birds including albatrosses, puffins, and shearwaters…. FULL STORY

Ormsby #122 Cry me a river

Eileen Delehanty Pearkes reveals why we must choose between river-as-an-eco-system or else river-as-a-machine. Review by John Gellard. REVIEW: A River… FULL STORY

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