Is the Canadian military prepared for the mental health consequences of our deadliest conflict since the Korean War?
Battered by controversy, the director of the National Gallery of Canada goes art shopping in Holland
Canada used to have a vibrant critical culture. What happened?
Introducing the July/August 2010 issue of The Walrus
The Richard iii Society of Canada agitates for a maligned king
Dark Side of the Atlantic, Telling Stories, Casting Aspersions, A Lada Nonsense, and Gross Inclusion
“I was curious to know which God this man was evoking”
“The last of our kind came into the city tonight”
Download exclusive wallpaper from the July/August 2010 issue of The Walrus
As the World Cup arrives, South African authors are finding new ways to document their country’s biggest city
How one African country emerged intact from its post-colonial struggles
“Bill Bennett has a criminal record”
A suite of poems from The Walrus’s Summer Reading issue
In Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, Michael Cera is the ultimate Canadian superhero
“After a week of the snow, the man figures he has a story”
“Then he kissed me, and the kiss was like spinach to Popeye”
“His dog barked briefly to announce a car”
Is our national anthem worthy of true patriot love?
Does banning alcohol in First Nations communities address the real cause of problem drinking?
“You really want to be a frickin’ hoser, eh?”
New fiction by Lisa Moore, Linden MacIntyre, Rawi Hage, Heather O’Neill, Zsuzsi Gartner, Stephen Marche, Michael Winter, Miguel Syjuco, and Madeleine Thien; with poems by David McGimpsey
“What do you think Conrad Black is doing right now?”
The peculiar Zen of race car driving
“Something I’ve been meaning to tell you”
Artists who want to make it go to Europe or the States. The others head north to Dawson City