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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?

Roger Seamon

Roger Seamon is a retired member of the Department of English at the University of British Columbia who has written on literary theory and the philosophy of art. He is an honourary research associate at the University of New Brunswick.

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Roger Seamon

Making It

A journey from Sarajevo to Montreal through the art world's greed and ambition May 2014
Life Class, Montreal writer Ann Charney’s fourth novel, tells the story of Nerina, a young woman from Sarajevo who, in response to the violence that swept over the disintegrating Yugoslavia, dreams of a life in America. We follow Nerina on her journey from Venice to Montreal within the contemporary high-art world, a mildly unsavory community that she must learn to…