Contact festival expands to East End

This year’s Contact Photography Festival will be establishing ground in the East End, with shows set for the Great Escape Bookstore, Artisans At Work and Dylan Ellis Gallery on Danforth, and a large public installation at the Warden subway station. John Davidson and Stephen Gilligan will put on The Landscape and Other Bodies of Work […]

Minor earthquake moves local poet

Not only does Kateri Lanthier’s first book of poetry get top shelf at the Great Escape Bookstore, last week a proud strip of masking tape on the front cover read, “Prize winning local poet!” Lanthier, who lives a short walk away from the Kingston Road bookshop, won the Walrus Poetry Prize in December. Reading “blind,” […]