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