2010.03

March 2010


Paul Farenbacher’s Yard Sale

Paul Farenbacher’s Yard Sale

Excerpted from the author’s forthcoming debut collection
Life on the Instalment Plan
Is Canada’s penal system for women making or breaking Renée Acoby?
Three Meals in Afghanistan
In cities and villages alike, a country seeking change clings tightly to its past
Torch to Bear
Editor’s Note
Introducing the March 2010 issue of The Walrus
The Unsporting Event
Do the Paralympic Games encourage athletes to win big by aiming low?
Firestorm
The National Gallery’s acquisition of Voice of Fire created a massive controversy. Could it happen today?
The Ice Man
In conversation with polar wildlife photographer Paul Nicklen
Real Magic
At a special weight loss program for men, the author discovers that the only way to stop overeating is to start believing
Star-Crossed
Science fiction contains worlds of wonder, but without love it’s lonely in space
Desktop Wallpaper: “Trees”
Download exclusive wallpaper from the March 2010 issue of The Walrus
Melting Plots
Two recent novels illuminate immigrants’ different experiences in English and French Canada
For the Fighter Pilot Made Redundant by Unmanned Drones
 
Letters
Atonement, Havana Affair, and Pilgrim’s Progress
Living on a Lighted Stage
Are we finally ready to take Rush seriously?
A Tale of Two Cities
The Vancouver you see, and the one you don’t
Bird Calling
Captivated by an endangered avian species, the former director of the Calgary Zoo becomes the world’s foremost expert in its propagation
Law of the Jungle
A new free trade deal implicates Canada in Peru’s Indian Problem
Canada & its place in the world. Published by
the non-profit charitable Walrus Foundation
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