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


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


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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


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


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


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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