In his article “Speaking Out” (The Walrus, June 2019), Toronto-based 30-something freelance contrarian John Semley tells the story of the Wilfred Laurier University (WLU) teaching assistant Lindsay Shepherd, who made international headlines when she was censured by a University examining committee for allegedly creating an unsafe learning environment for transgender students. The committee…
Amos Oz, 1939-2018. Reading “A Tale of Love and Darkness.”
David Shields thinks Trump is missing an “inner life.” Brian Fawcett checks.
Sheldon Goldfarb’s history of student life at UBC takes us back to school.
George Bowering has a new novel. It’s called “No One.” Does it objectify anyone?
Remembering Philip Roth and his indelible novel, “The Human Stain.”
In his article “Speaking Out” (The Walrus, June 2019), Toronto-based 30-something freelance contrarian John Semley tells the story…
Max Fawcett searches for the prophet of atheism.
John Harris posts a slightly argumentative view on the Statue Wars controversy
Margaret Randall is thinking about statues, racism, and history.