An interview with our 2014 fiction contest winner, Lisa McLean.
Lauren Carter is the author of the poetry collection Lichen Bright and the novel Swarm. Her poem, “Island Clearances”, won Room's 2014 poetry contest, judged by Sonnet L’Abbé.
*Women of Colour = non-white women, including trans* and non-binary people
We welcome writing and art about the experience of being racialized, dealing with racial discrimination, grappling with representation, defining one’s identity or identities, lost and reclaimed histories, as well as stories about loss, love, heartbreak, and triumph.
At times sentimental and existential, Green Porno paints the picture of nature at its most provocative and thought-provoking moments.
An interview with author, poet, activist, and educator Carmen Rodríguez, originally published in Room 38.1 In Translation.
Stationary: A Recession-Era Musical (now playing at the Cultch) is intensely relatable.
A review of Girlhood (directed by Céline Sciamma), now playing in select theatres.
From issue 37.4 Claiming Space, Room editor Christina Cooke talks with poet Cecily Nicholson.
Room editorial board member and Pandora's Collective executive director Bonnie Nish interviews Chelene Knight about her debut book of poetry, Braided Skin.
April is National Poetry Month. To celebrate, members of the Room editorial collective have compiled a recommended reading list of some of their favourite poetry books by Canadian women.
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Edited by Leah Golob
In this issue:
Adèle Barclay, Joelle Barron, Nicole Breit, Mary Chen, Lucas Crawford, Jen Currin, Pamela Dodds, Jane Eaton Hamilton, Jess Goldman, hannah harris-sutro, Leah Horlick, Sam Jowett, Ness Lee, Annick MacAskill, Alessandra Naccarato, Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha, Marika Prokosh, Amal Rana, Siobhan Roca Payne, Leah Sandals, Hana Shafi, Arielle Spence, Samantha Sternberg, Sanchari Sur, K.B. Thors, Corey Turner, Jackie Wykes.