Poetry and activism in our city

Photo of Jillian Christmas via The Great Black North

“What makes performing poetry as opposed to writing that’s only on the page is the sense of community you get from saying your poems to an audience.” – Jillian Christmas, Artistic Director of Verses Festival of Words and Coordinator at the Vancouver Poetry Slam

What makes funk music funky?

Promotional image for 'Awaken, My Love!'

“Bass and drums provide the foundation, and in my opinion, funk tends to be more complicated and interesting (both rhythmically and harmonically) than rock or blues.” – Blair Fisher, Music Technology Coordinator.

The road to recovery

Illustration by Cara Seccafien

If you want to get back to playing whatever sport you play competitively… physio is your best friend.