February 2011 Archives

Should We Have Stayed At Home, Wherever That May Be...

Posted by Jonathan DeRouchie

Elizabeth Bishop is considered one of the most distinguished American poets of the twentieth century.

What's not so well known is her deep connection to the Maritimes. And the deep connection many people here feel to her.

Carmen Klassen tells us how local Bishop fans and scholars are celebrating her centenary.

Related Links:
http://www.elizabethbishopns.org
http://elizabethbishopcelebration.ca

Fourteen Angels

Posted by Christina Harnett

For four decades the New Brunswick Youth Orchestra has been a training ground - and a stage - for some of the region's most talented young musicians.

But organizers recently hit a sour note with some parents and alumni.

The CBC's Jacques Poitras looks at the controversy surrounding the New Brunswick Youth Orchestra.


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