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Perceptions of diversity in Winnipeg
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Winnipeg is a melting pot of cultures and traditions. It is home to people from different origins, religions and ethnicities, who speak different languages and follow different traditions. 

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Haunted when the minutes drag
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Every October, as Halloween approaches, Winnipeggers are reminded of the city’s many supposedly haunted buildings. 

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Whose House? Marie Anne Grant’s House!
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For dancer and actor Maria Anne Grant, performing has always taken a central role in her life.

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CRITIPEG: RMTC’s new season opens with a Bang
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Bang Bang by Kat Sandler opens up the 2019-20 season at Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre at the Tom Hendry Warehouse, which is in its 50th season.

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The festival of lights
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Derived from the Sanskrit word dīpāvali meaning “row of lights,” Diwali is a five-day spiritual event that begins on Oct. 25. The event’s pre-celebration on Oct. 11 at the Punjab Cultural Centre promises to be culturally encapsulating.

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Writing in a reverie
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Canada has a brand new arts and literature publication. Winnipeg-based Reverie Review features painting, fashion, writing and more. 

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Music, with words in mind
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In Winnipeg’s growing art scene, artists must distinguish themselves from the status quo to excel in the music industry. The Winnipeg Music Project (WMP) radio show provides artists with the help and connections needed to achieve greater musical success.

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The end of farmers’ market season
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The availability of fresh, local produce during the summer months is one of Winnipeg’s greatest assets. 

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What haunts your local haunt?
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What do the Masonic Temple, St. Andrews on the Red Anglican Church, the Fire Fighters Museum and the Burton Cummings Theatre all have in common? According to some, they are all hot spots for paranormal activity.

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Finding the hope through conversation
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Wrapped in the question of how society responds to climate change are a lot of other questions about what people value, what “progress” means and what a good life looks like.

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UWSA Foodbank offers crucial services
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With Thanksgiving approaching, the University of Winnipeg Students’ Association (UWSA) Foodbank plays a key role in the lives of many members of the University of Winnipeg (U of W) community.

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Spaced out?
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Earlier this year, Garbonzo’s Pizza Pub and Starbucks, located in the AnX building on the University of Winnipeg (U of W) campus, closed their doors

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PROFile: Heather Snell
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Dr. Heather Snell is a professor specializing in post-colonial and cultural studies in the English department at the University of Winnipeg.

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Two minutes for interference
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Another hockey season is underway, and, at least for the Winnipeg Jets, this year seems to be fraught with more drama than the last.

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They’re finally here
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On Sept. 17, 2019, Merriam-Webster added the non-binary pronouns “they”/“them” to the dictionary.

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Analog art’s not dead?
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With the increase in quality and affordability of digital media, many people working in film and music have pivoted away from physical media, opting to photograph or record digitally and to release through online streaming services. But analog art isn’t dead yet. 

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Celluloid, tape and newsprint
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In 2019, virtually any kind of art can be accessed via smartphone. Whether streaming music from Spotify or films from Netflix, it’s easy to feel like physical media is a thing of the past.

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Whose House? Ariel Gordon’s House!
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Writer and publicist Ariel Gordon sees the world through the writer’s lens.

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CRITIPEG: Between Temporal and Permanent Histories of Pain
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Though often abstract and full of hidden meanings, art is also beautiful and meaningful in its simplest forms, which is something that Lucille Kim captures in Between Temporal and Permanent Histories of Pain.

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Happy Independence, Nigeria!
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The Nigerian Association of Manitoba Incorporated (NAMI) will celebrate Nigeria’s independence with the entire Winnipeg community in mind.

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Shades of Gray
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The Winnipeg Public Library’s new writer-in-residence is taking appointments as of Oct. 1.

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‘Because if the women don’t find you handsome’
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Red Green returns to Winnipeg for his “This Could Be It” tour

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Nuit Blanche 2019
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Photos from Nuit Blanche 2019.

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PROFile: Jeff Billeck
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Jeff Billeck joined the University of Winnipeg (U of W) in 2008 as an athletic therapist. 

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A few steps forward, a few steps back
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As of Sept. 1, Mifegymiso (also known as “Mife”), a pill that allows people to end a pregnancy within the first 10 weeks, is covered by Manitoba Health and free.

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Providing space to Create
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With the launching of the Create chapbook, incarcerated women in the Women’s Correctional Centre (WCC) are being given a voice and the ability to add “published poet/writer/artist” to their lists of accomplishments.

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Climate Strike 2019
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Photos from the 2019 Climate Strike.

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Climate First Tour Comes to the University of Winnipeg
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On Friday, Oct. 4 at 7 p.m., prominent Canadian activists Stephen Lewis and David Suzuki will speak at the University of Winnipeg (U of W) as part of their Climate First tour. This national tour’s Winnipeg event is presented in conjunction with the Axworthy Distinguished Lecture Series.

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University of Winnipeg professor shortlisted for major literary prize
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Dr. Jenny Heijun Wills, associate professor of English at the University of Winnipeg, has been shortlisted for the 2019 Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize for Nonfiction. Her memoir Older Sister. Not Necessarily Related is among five finalists for this prestigious $60,000 prize.

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The faces of Justin Trudeau
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Anyone who’s turned on a phone or the radio within the past week has probably heard about the photos of Prime Minister and Liberal leader Justin Trudeau wearing blackface and brownface.

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Juice Journal launches its 2019 anthology
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Juice Journal launches its 19th edition of the University of Winnipeg (U of W) literary journal on Oct. 7.

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Talkin’ ‘bout together now
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Collaboration is key.

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Whose House? Evan Quiring’s House!
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“I really like writing. I like telling stories.”

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CRITIPEG: Ad Astra
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It’s long been a tradition for celebrated filmmakers, especially those who typically avoid genre work, to make a science fiction film at some point in their career.

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The meaning behind clothing
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The popular saying “dress to impress” can imply that spending large amounts of money on clothing will ensure success and approval. But this is not always the case.

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There is more to superheroes than Superman
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The comic industry has become a multi-billion-dollar juggernaut with numerous successful film adaptations and television shows.

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On Records & Resilience
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For Greg Tonn, owner of Winnipeg’s premier vinyl destination Into the Music, staying afloat in the digital age is all about adaptability.

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Running for awareness and community
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On Sept. 22, the Red Ribbon Walk and Run was held in Vimy Ridge Park.

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