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Another Farewell to Another Fine Friend

For what would have been Melanie Klimchuk’s 60th birthday this year, which was commemorated by an event in Toronto, I wrote this appreciation of her and our four decades of friendship.  In the early 1980s, I was hosting a music-comedy show on the University of...

Time’s Arrow: The Death and Rebirth of Martin Amis

Upon the passing of the noteworthy author, Martin Amis, Jim Algie recalls his favourite novel by him, Time’s Arrow, which unfolds in reverse and leads back to the Nazi death camps. That period also inspired a more recent novel called “The Zone of...