Category Archives: News Provincial / National / International

NYTimes: Tracy K. Smith on How Poetry Is Addressing Public Concerns

The United States poet laureate looks at the ways in which poets have dealt with the shifting political landscapes of the past two decades. Read More… Advertisements

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The MMIAM Journey – December 2018

Interview MMIAM Graduate and Gallery Owner Showcases Quebec Artists to the World: In Conversation with Anne D’Amours McDonald Anne D’Amours McDonald graduated from the MMIAM programme’s third cohort in 2016. Prior to her studies, she completed Bachelor and Master degrees … Continue reading

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FIRE IMPACT Survey by DBC

Hi, Destination BC has put a survey together to find out about the impacts of the fires and floods the past two years. Please fill it out so we can have an accurate voice on the impacts of tourism from … Continue reading

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CRA: Charities and giving – What’s new

Recent news and updates: The Canada Revenue Agency’s (CRA) Report on the Charities Program 2016 to 2018 is now available. The report provides a snapshot of the program, as well as an update on our outreach, education, and compliance activities, … Continue reading

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Doctors can now prescribe a visit to the ROM through a new initiative to combat anxiety and loneliness | The Star

By Jason Miller Staff Reporter Thu., Dec. 6, 2018   When Nafisa Nezam Omar was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder, she got an unusual prescription: T’ai Chi. Several months after enrolling in the traditional style of martial arts, Omar, who lost … Continue reading

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Woah! ArtsWells 2019 & Winter Workshop news!

ArtsWells Festival Early Crow Tickets available Dec 7 at 9am! There are many wonderful ways to be part of our ArtsWells community in 2019. Being a ‘Festival of All Things Art’ we’re now taking submissions for music, theatre, visual art, literature … Continue reading

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The Guardian view on disability and the arts: time for change

For years, the arts in the UK have made diversity a priority and, gradually, this is paying off. On stage, audiences are used to black actors taking on roles in Shakespeare plays; gender-blind casting is gaining ground; black and minority … Continue reading

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