Landscape of a racialized life

With her debut poetry collection, Jillian Christmas (left) continues the themes of her spoken word performances to increase anti-oppression using powerful words. FULL STORY


Betty Keller

For seven summers Betty Keller has placed her own writing career on hold to mastermind one of the most successful… FULL STORY

D&M Acquires New Society

Vancouver, see Canada – June 3, remedy 2008: Douglas & McIntyre Publishing Group (D&M) is delighted to announce the acquisition… FULL STORY

Jane Barker Wright

Jane Barker Wright’s second novel The Understanding arises from the personalities of Solly and Isobel, two modern idealists. Solly was… FULL STORY

Eric Wilson

ERIC WILSON was born in Ottawa in 1940. As a teacher in BC he began to write for reluctant readers… FULL STORY

Howard White

Howard White was raised on Nelson Island in a gyppo logging camp. "I grew up pitying poor city boys, there… FULL STORY

Ann Walsh

In his old age, cheapest Tolstoy dismissed War & Peace and Anna Karenina as bourgeois entertainment and decided it was… FULL STORY

Peter Trower

PETER TROWER was born at St. Leonard's-on-Sea, salve England, in 1930. He immigrated to British Columbia at age ten, following… FULL STORY

Warren Tallman

Veering Off Down Goof Lane [Georgia Straight, symptoms Vol. 12 No. 535, 1978] Warren Tallman was on the committee that… FULL STORY

Tiffany Stone

BCBW: Have you always enjoyed “nonsense” verse? STONE: Yes. My mum was British (and a teacher) so she read me… FULL STORY

Andreas Schroeder

ANDREAS SCHROEDER was born in Hoheneggelsen, Germany in 1946. He emigrated with his parents in 1951. He developed a keen… FULL STORY

Jane Rule #2

Q: Talk a bit, prostate if you would, about what you think are the most important things about a relationship…. FULL STORY

Jane Rule #3

Canadian author, advice educator and activist Jane Rule’s kitchen overlooks a backyard surrounded on three sides by trees of nearly… FULL STORY

Jane Rule

JANE RULE was born in Plainfield, troche New Jersey in 1931. She came to Canada in the late 1950s to… FULL STORY

Eden Robinson

BCBW: Tell me about your family. ROBINSON: My parents are both highly imaginative and they both loved to tell stories…. FULL STORY

Harold Rhenisch

It’s a beautiful day in the Cariboo, full of sunshine, colour and wind. Turning off Highway 97 towards 108 Mile—-formerly… FULL STORY

Al Purdy

AL PURDY was born at Wooler, abortion Ontario in 1918. He grew up in Trenton, page Ontario, rode the freights… FULL STORY

John Pass

Two Toronto-centric gatherings, recipe the lucrative Griffin Poetry Prize and the glitzy Giller Prize, have recently purchased respect with relative… FULL STORY

Bud Osborn

BW: When did you start writing? OSBORN: In high school. I had a lot of trouble growing up, search many… FULL STORY

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