Adrian Ma

Adrian Ma is a producer, writer and journalism professor at Ryerson University. He lives in Toronto with his wife Elizabeth and their two children, Maddy and Max.

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My Life in Books

Anne Tyler's life in books

In a rare interview with Writers & Company, Pulitzer Prize–winning American novelist Anne Tyler described several books that have influenced her.

'So, where are you from?' An open letter to my sesquicentennial baby

One day, someone may look at you and your unique features and ask you where you're from. Y'know, where are you really from?
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Canada Reads 2017 Finale: Watch the replay

In the end, one book was eliminated and the other is now a Canada Reads winner. Watch the replay on-demand.
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Humble The Poet, championing Fifteen Dogs, wins Canada Reads 2017

Fifteen Dogs by André Alexis is the first book to win both Canada Reads and the Scotiabank Giller Prize.
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REPLAY: Canada Reads, Day Three

For the third day in a row, the final vote was tight, coming down to one deciding vote. Find out which two books made it to the finals.

Georges St-Pierre's greatest hits

With the iconic Canadian fighter announcing Friday he's surrendering his UFC welterweight title and taking a break from the octagon, we look back at Georges St-Pierre's rise from schoolyard bullying victim to one of the most fearsome fighters in MMA history.

Georges St-Pierre vs. Johny Hendricks: Who has the edge?

Canada's own Georges St-Pierre puts his welterweight title on the line against Johny "Bigg Rigg" Hendricks this Saturday at UFC 167 in Las Vegas. A look inside some key fight metrics reveals which man has the upper hand.

St-Pierre 'praying' for Diaz to win at UFC 143

Volatile brawler Nick Diaz meets the heavy-handed Carlos Condit for the UFC's interim welterweight title Saturday in a match that many mixed-martial arts fans expect to be one of the year's finest. But while the two fighters in this highly anticipated main event certainly deserve the attention, a shadow hovers over their shared spotlight — that of sidelined Canadian welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre.

St-Pierre, Koscheck set for UFC 124 in Montreal

Montreal native and reigning welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre will have plenty of fan support when he fights Josh Koscheck in UFC 124 at the Bell Centre on Saturday.