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May 2, 2018, by Sophie M. Lavoie

The Fredericton Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts celebrated May Day, the International Workers’ Day, by hosting a panel of activists and union leaders to discuss the mixed track […]

Natalie Sappier finds her Wolastoq voice

March 7, 2018, by Sophie M. Lavoie

The NB Media Co-op interviewed Wolastoq artist Natalie Sappier- Samaqani Cocahq about her new play, Finding Wolastoq Voice, premiering March 8, 2018 ...

My Stolen Sisters

March 2, 2018, by Melissa Beek

My stolen sisters, I think of you. I think of you when I visit the river. She flows to the shore to greet me, her current lapping at the earth. [&hell ...

Paul Robeson in Saint John, New Brunswick, October 1945: A Concert that was More than a Concert

February 12, 2018, by David Frank

I remember listening to Paul Robeson, many years ago, in a class on American history. It was an LP called Ballad for Americans, and we played that ten ...

  • Creating Community Tour in Fredericton
    December 11, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    There was an ambiance of joy and friendship at the Picaroon’s Roundhouse in Fredericton on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017 as it hosted the final stop on the Creating Community Literary […]

  • The Night Before Christmas
    December 7, 2017, by N.J. Purcell

    The Night Before Christmas Copyright © N. J. Purcell For the turtles and people of Estey’s Bridge, New Brunswick ’Twas the night before Christmas And down by the stream A […]

  • 18 films made during 10th annual 48H film competition
    October 22, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Over 350 people showed up for the Gala screening event and awards ceremony of the 10th annual 48H film competition in Fredericton on Oct. 18th, 2017, held at the Centre […]

  • The Wreck of the Maritime Union
    October 21, 2017, by Low-Rents West

    Oh the wreck of the Maritime Union, lies rusting in the Sea of Confusion When the Irving Light failed, onward she sailed Through the wind, the rain and the gale. […]

  • “Taken” tells the story of Gladys Simon from Elsipogtog
    October 13, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    On Oct. 11, 2017, UNB Fredericton’s Mi’kmaq-Wolastoqey Centre hosted a screening of a New Brunswick-based television episode from the acclaimed series “Taken” as part of the third annual Red Shawl […]