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Liberal Interpretations

Making sense of Justin Trudeau and his party

Clock Watching

The nuclear threat lingers still

Spending Power

Can compassion and efficiency be combined in the use of public funds?

Rahat Kurd

Rahat Kurd is a writer and poet in Vancouver. Cosmophilia is her first collection of poems (Talonbooks, 2015). Her previous work has appeared in The New Quarterly, Exile Literary Quarterly, The Walrus, Maisonneuve, Event, Guernica, and Rungh.

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Writing the life

Trauma, fame, and the reader who cannot be trusted May 2018
Literary memoirs can offer lasting sustenance to the struggling writer. Leila Ahmed’s A Border Passage and Fatima Mernissi’s Dreams of Trespass: Tales of a Harem Girlhood, my first introductions to the personal narrative form, helped me stave off an early mid-life crisis at thirty, when I felt my own work had lost its…