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  • “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 […]

  • Sisters in Spirit hold second annual poetry slam
    October 3, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    The second annual Sisters in Spirit poetry slam was held on Oct. 2, 2017, at Kinsella Auditorium at St. Thomas University in Fredericton with much success. The Poetry Slam is […]

  • Jan Wong launches hybrid cookbook memoir
    September 29, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Saint Thomas University Journalism Professor and writer Jan Wong was at Kinsella Auditorium in Fredericton on Sept. 28, 2017, launching her more recent book Apron Strings: Navigating Food and Family […]

  • Inaugural Word Feast kicks off in Fredericton
    September 25, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    A lively crowd of attendees filled the gallery space at the Fredericton Public Library on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, for the inaugural event of Fredericton’s brand new literary festival, Word […]

  • Cultural Expressions Festival shines despite rain
    June 26, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Hundreds gathered at the Fredericton Exhibition Centre over the weekend of June 23-24, 2017, to celebrate diversity. After years of good weather, this year’s Cultural Expressions Festival was held at […]

  • Natalie Sappier sings Indigenous reality and survival
    June 23, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Wolastoqiyik artist Samaqani Cocahq-Natalie Sappier performed at the Beaverbrook Gallery on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, “National Aboriginal Day,” in Fredericton. Sappier’s very intimate performance was offered to the public on [&hellip ...

  • Crazy For Theatre! Fous de la Scène celebrates 25 years
    May 5, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Hundreds of Francophones from Fredericton and surrounding area were delighted by the comedy performed to mark the theatre company’s 25th anniversary. On Saturday, April 29th, at the Bernard Poirier Theatre, […]