In our latest from Rover’s seasonal archives, Sujata Dey measured the brief thrill of a brand new gift against the environmental cost.
In this fifth look back on Rover’s seasonal archives, first published on Dec 23, 2011, Gina Roitman found that sumptuous dishes made for a delightful “Jews For Jesus” Christmas.
In the fourth of our visits to Rover’s Christmas archives, Shawn Katz considered other forms of gift-giving than the kind dictated by the malls and mega-companies.
The third in our visit to Rover’s Christmas archives is Michael Mirolla’s plea to be left in peace to work – unless you can put a certain bottle his way.
For most of my life I have hated Christmas. My father was often laid off just before the holidays and there wasn’t much money for presents. It didn’t stop me from wanting things. And I always wanted things.
Up to the New Year, we’ll be digging deep into Rover’s past for twelve Xmas-flavoured posts. First up is Leila Marshy’s sober greeting from the End of the World
Cult actress and writer Cookie Mueller is celebrated in Chloe Griffin’s book Edgewise
Montreal’s legendary documentary filmmaker will be feted with a retrospective at this year’s Festival du nouveau cinéma
There’s something cathartic about riding a bike naked on the streets of Montreal. But that is yet to be determined as we enter our sixty-ninth minute of this ride.
I sat at the edge of the hospital chair, laughing and crying, and watched my husband’s face as he bolted up, shouting for joy when his beloved team scored.
The MAC’s hosting of EM15 signals the Montreal establishment’s embrace of the digital fringes. Have Elektra and MUTEK become “high” culture?
Just For Laughs announced its 2014 festival lineup this week, showing once again why Montreal’s summer romp is the biggest comedy festival in the world.
Call it a critical mass, or call it a fateful synergy: MUTEK, Elektra and Laïka all turn 15 this year, and EM15 marks the crucial convergence of milestones.
With the Olympics in full throttle, excited fans across the nation are wondering how one begins pursuing a career in luge-ing. Curling has got to be one of the most underrated sports around and, unlike the luge, there are curling rinks set up nation-wide which leaves no reason to be baffled by its existence (sorry luge).
Igloofest is what happens when you take North America’s only UNESCO City of Design, fill it with the continent’s most important digital arts scene, toss in some neon-glow ice cubes and then blend at full throttle – to the beats of some of the world’s best and biggest DJs come to play for Montreal’s notoriously fun-loving crowds.