2009.03

March 2009


The Walrus Presents...

The Walrus Presents...

Stephen Harper woos Michaƫlle Jean in our new monthly comic strip.
Editor’s Note
On the new look of The Walrus.
Travelling Through Time
An series of illustrations from the March 2009 issue.
Let’s All Be Neighbours on Will Wright Street
In Spore and Sims 3, gamers become gods
War Correspondence
Staying connected through Sudan’s struggle
House of Snow
A memoir of whiteout in Newfoundland
The Opposite of Apocalypse
Conservationists are restoring a living tortoise fossil to its prehistoric range. Can we recreate nature?
The All-Inclusive Exclusive
A week in a Cuban paradise, until Hurricane Paloma hits
The Outsider
How Stephen Harper brought Canada to conservatism and the Conservatives to crisis
Divided Souls
For director Daniel Brooks, life and work are one
Some Other Just Ones
A footnote to Borges
Audio Q&A: On Stephen Harper
An audio interview with Walrus writer William Johnson
Q&A: David Bergen
David Bergen speaks to The Walrus Blogs about his novel, The Retreat
The NFB in 2009
A introduction to the work of Canada’s National Film Board
What Would Smith Say?
The financial meltdown, through the eyes of the father of capitalism
March 2009
On Afghanistan, and “The Lynching of Louie Sam”
Forged in Fire
A red diaper baby in Russia witnesses the rise of Vladimir Putin
Human Resources
ReCAPTCHA: The job you didn’t even know you had
To NFB or Not to NFB
The NFB celebrates its 70th birthday to accolades abroad, but obscurity at home
Saved
A new short story by David Bergen
Canada & its place in the world. Published by
the non-profit charitable Walrus Foundation
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