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Chelene Knight

Growing Room Literary Festival

CanLit is about to be rewritten, and Room Magazine’s Growing Room Festival curator, Chelene Knight, is ready to shape the new story. But growth isn’t…

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Tin Lorica & Savannah Erasmus

A Personal Take on Comedy

If the whole point of comedy is that it is relatable, how does one make a minority experience funny? For Tin Lorica and Savannah Erasmus,…

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gaba

“easy just we drug up to hex out preservations
of fronts gone conjured or in the conjuring

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POETRY IS BAD FOR YOU

MAKING BAD COOL AGAIN

“If someone’s laughing during your poems, it’s cause you tickled them.”

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micihciy

my hands are small/with short fingers/a short attention span/and a long temper

columns

Story Story Lie

As the host of Story Story Lie, Jo Dworschak has created an interactive storytelling game show and radio show that reflects her love of storytelling…

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Adèle Barclay

Words In The Dark

“I think poetry can hold those weird paradoxical strings, things that don’t fit the normative scripts.”

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JPN49

Nudges, Nods, Notes

“It’s a really critical time in Canadian history, where the offer of reconciliation is in front of us, and we need to do the hard work of taking it.”