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How I Wrote It

Tawhida Tanya Evanson explores the power of emotions in the Canada Reads longlisted-novel Book of Wings

One fateful morning changed Ralph Benmergui's outlook on comedy, family and mortality


Marcello Di Cintio's Canada Reads-longlisted book Driven uncovers the untold stories of Canada's cab drivers

Pulitzer Prize-winner Quiara Alegría Hudes on her journey to writing the hit musical In the Heights

First Person

Safe travels: What to pack when Zooming to new spaces

Here is the Canada Reads 2022 longlist

It Was Dark There All the Time is a first-person account of slavery in Canada

39 works of Canadian nonfiction to watch for in spring 2022

How Kateri Akiwenzie-Damm's poetry collection (Re)Generation turns anger into beauty

This Calgary couple is working to destigmatize cancer for Black Canadians

Rivka Galchen's reimagining of a 17th century witch trial is a story that speaks to our time


Filmmaker Andrea Dorfman and poet Tanya Davis on their short film How to Be at Home

CBC Massey Lectures

Esi Edugyan on why European art fails to paint the full picture of the Black experience

Comedian and author Charles Demers reviews 3 books about funny people

Shakespeare's Richard III shows us how to resist tyranny

Amber Cowie's Last One Alive is a psychological thriller about myth and murder — read an excerpt now

New Indigenous writers adding more representation to children's literature

How a fateful limo ride led musician and memoir author Tom Wilson to his Mohawk roots

My Life in Books

Alex McKinnon & Mira Burt-Wintonick of the Sorry About The Kid podcast share the books that inspired them

Michelle Good's acclaimed novel Five Little Indians looks at the legacy of residential schools


Quadriga CEO's widow Jennifer Robertson on the missing crypto millions — and what she did and didn't know