Gay Dwarves of America, By Anne Fleming, Pedlar Press
While there are a lot of great writers in Canada, there seems to be little meritocracy. Some great writers are widely promoted, while others rarely get the attention they deserve. This is the case of the inventive, unique and moving Gay Dwarves of America (GDA) by Anne Fleming.
Images de Femmes celebrates 20 years of Mile End brilliance, vernissage March 2, Bibliothèque du Mile End
The all-woman art collective, Images de femmes, is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year and will be featuring work by some 70 women artists. The official kick-off is today, Saturday, March 2, at 1:30 pm at the Mile End Library with a reception and vernissage. In addition to a sister art exhibition across the street at AME ART until March 10, workshops given by local artists are scheduled throughout the week, which culminates with Rythmes de femmes, a celebration of women and music at the Rialto Theatre on Sunday, March 10.