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Black History Month 2019

Editor Whitney French's book of creative non-fiction challenges the monolith of what it means to be Black in Canada Read more

Books

From the blackface characters in The Birth Of A Nation to the role-reversing tropes in Get Out, this doc sheds lots of light on genre and race Read more

Reviews

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Samuel Engelking

Hosted by the Black Wimmin Artist collective, the dining performance added a monumental moment to a long timeline of reclamation Read more

Art & Design

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Caitlin McCarthy

NOW editors pick the best stage, comedy, film, music, art and literary events showcasing the breadth of the African diaspora Read more

Culture

Selina Thompson's poetic and personal solo show deals with the brutal legacy of slavery and colonialism Read more

Theatre

Seika Boye's groundbreaking exhibit of artifacts and images helps kick off the international performance and ideas festival Read more

Dance

Desmond Cole, Jill Andrew, Julie Crooks, Jah Grey and Twysted Miyake-Mugler are working toward a city free from anti-Black racism Read more

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