Anastasia Chipelski

Bi Bother

If and when we’re lucky, we may have a solid few people around us with whom we can honestly share our thoughts and feelings,  and…


Mentors seeking mentees

In their 30th anniversary year, Mentoring Artists for Women’s Art (MAWA) are once again inviting applicants to their Foundation Mentorship Program (FMP). A cornerstone of…


Making changes in the mix

There’s a fresh batch of grads already out on the town, hanging out behind turntables and talking about DJing and gender – two things that…


Free teach-in for Earth democracy

Internationally renowned eco-feminist, philosopher, and activist Vandana Shiva will be paying a visit to Winnipeg this weekend, and while her ticketed event is now sold…


Classical rock stars

This weekend’s pairing between the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra (WSO) and four well-known local bands is both innovative and a slight refinement of past collaborations. The…


Screening the truth

Local filmmakers, film connoisseurs, and any others who feel the gravitational pull towards the stories not often told or the roads less travelled should set…



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Curtain call for the Cyrk

After Mar. 14, Winnipeg will see one more live music venue shutting its doors. The Cyrk, also known as “Winnipeg’s most notorious art house,” is…



Stop and smell the pickles

While February isn’t typically the canning season, you wouldn’t know it from the full house gathered at Café Ce Soir on a chilly Monday night….