Capturing the essence of a city
A Walrus Canada noir tale: Egregiousness... in Edmonton!
Half of the world’s population now lives in cities. How do they make it work?
Civic struggles and the public square: an appreciation
The failed dream of Montreal’s Habitat ‘67.
As the debate over “the reasonable accommodation of
minority groups” indicates, diversity in Canada is troubled thing
Canada Noir: Weaselly... in Winnipeg!
Can the urban spaces handle legions of retiring boomers?
An exclusive photo gallery and essay traces the post-election violence in Kenya
A Tanzanian driving lesson
Is Toronto being taken over by hucksters,
fauxhemians, and the “knowledge economy”?
Afghanistan’s embattled country club
Guy Maddin’s hometown homage
Optimism, slowness, and why comic books still pay better than contemporary art.
The leafy legacy of World War II
The appeal of the Downtown Eastside
Canada Noir: Mayhem... in Montréal!
Canada Noir: Suspicion... in St John’s!
A famous British architect, oil barons, an urban vision, and creeping liberalism all meet in Calgary’s downtown. What is the future for Cowtown?
A Walrus Canada Noir tale: Horror... in Halifax!
Want to know how a city used to work? Talk to the dead
Why following the urge to buy big might not make you happy
Bravo! The Special Arctic Issue (November) is a richly nuanced and varied entrée into northern life and issues.
Canada Noir: Vice... in Vancouver!