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Untying the Knot

A new book untangles historical confusion and contemporary anxieties about marriage

Thou Art Anxious

Decisions, decisions

Keep in Touch

Why digital connections can’t sustain health, happiness or politics

Anton Kuerti

Anton Kuerti is one of Canada’s leading pianists.

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Anton Kuerti

Glenn Gould’s Manipulations

A musician revisited March 1994
The beaver makes an indelible mark, devastating the forest, polluting the water and leaving a bleak, moribund, albeit often fascinating landscape. Yet for a Canadian to utter anti-beaver sentiments would be close to treasonous. The symbol of our country, standing for zealous devotion to hard work (no unemployment at his dam-sites…), innovative engineering abilities, hardiness and rugged individuality carries something akin to parliamentary…