Sara Atnikov

Sara Atnikov is a freelance writer and organizer living in Winnipeg. Her work is focused around knowledge mobilization and arts and culture. You can see most of the things she's done at

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Pandemic Diaries

After a lifetime of always wearing makeup, the pandemic finally set me free from beauty standards

Writer Sara Atnikov has found unexpected liberation in letting herself be a little less put together.

This graphic novel shines a light on the Christie Pits race riots — still alarmingly relevant today

The 1933 event is a dark moment in Canadian history you might not be familiar with. Jamie Michaels and Doug Fedrau want to change that.

Two Winnipeg friends are creating a library by and for queer people of colour

Renu Shonek and Carla Taylor want 2SQTBIPOC people to have a space — and books — for themselves.

Laughter isn't just medicine — this Indigenous collective looks at it as a gift

Winnipeg's Red Rising Magazine gives Indigenous youth a place to share their stories, and their comedy night Laughter is Medicine does the same.

'More like a punk show than a screening': At this Winnipeg festival, experimental film reigns

WNDX is the festival by filmmakers, for filmmakers. "Experimental art is a reminder that there are a million ways to be, and to think, and to communicate."

Winnipeg's WOKE Comedy night is passing the mic to cultural diversity

The twice-monthly event "features womxn of colour, Indigenous womxn and non-binary folx of colour" and gives them an opportunity to hone their voices.

Sagkeeng students experience Vimy memorial firsthand

17 students travelled to France to witness the 100th anniversary memorial service

Brunch fundraiser supports women who need bras

Brunch For Bras fundraiser happening to provide bras to women who've left situations of domestic violence, or who have had cancer, and need new bras that they can't afford.

Man, 19, dies after crash near Winkler

A 19-year-old man died Monday after his pickup truck crashed into an SUV at an intersection in southern Manitoba last Wednesday.

Greendell Park Community Centre gets upgrades

Improvements at Greendell Park Community Centre got underway in February 2017 and will be completed by summer 2017.