R.I.P Gordon Soules

“Gordon Soules (left) self-published a handful of books before becoming a BC publisher and distributor of independently prepared books. He died on August 28 at the age of 80.FULL STORY

 

 

Wilson Duff (left) with Harry Hawthorn and Bill Reid studying totem poles in SG̱ang Gwaay (Ninstints). Photo Museum of Anthropology.


The father of BC Anthropology

Wilson Duff (1925 – 1976) worked to revive BC Indigenous art when many thought it was dead.

His efforts, along with a select group of other academics & artists in the 1950s and ’60s, brought Pacific Northwest Coast art to the world’s attention. FULL STORY

The quiet reckoning

Reviewing The Quiet In Me: Poems by Patrick Lane, Trevor Carolan writes “This is the receding artist’s sayonara, when love… FULL STORY

Risky ventures

Here Edwin Wong chats with BCBookLook about his passion for theatre and the books he has recently written about “Risk… FULL STORY

Science NOT silence

When the elements of survival we all depend on are threatened, people’s health, well-being and even their lives are also… FULL STORY

Boy’s best friend

Author Darren Groth, an advocate for neurodiversity in literature based the boy, Kasper and dog, Tao on his son and… FULL STORY

Going for Wayman

Wayman helped bring into being a new movement of “work poetry” in North America, and was a co-founder and prominent… FULL STORY

Ode to the womb of war

The four poetic narratives in “The Ventriloquist” all share Gary Geddes’ preoccupations with the physical and psychological ravages of conquest… FULL STORY

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