Transition: First Movement in Sonata Form

Transition: First Movement in Sonata Form

My roommate, Camille, banged on the bathroom door, concerned. “Hey, do you need help in there? How is it going?” They had seen me leave the kitchen with scissors…

Wade Davis Challenges your Worldview

Wade Davis Challenges your Worldview

When it comes to worldviews, there is perhaps no better perspective than that of Wade Davis, a pioneer in the world of anthropology, not to mention an ethnobotanist

Hooqwa: My Favourite Witsuwit’en Word

Hooqwa: My Favourite Witsuwit’en Word

If you Google “headstone pull,” there are no results. Apparently, Google hasn’t met the Witsuwit’en, for whom a headstone pull has been an essential element of life for…

Decolonizing BC’s Roadside History

Decolonizing BC’s Roadside History

In September 2016, a sign was unveiled just up the street from my home in Kamloops. It’s the kind of familiar sign that dots Canada’s highways, meant for motorists to pull over, learn…