Monthly Archives: August 2012

“Played like a man.” The Prevalence of Sexism in Sports

Women’s hockey pioneer Angela James fought for her right to play the male-dominated sport when she was no more than 8 years old in Flemingdon Park. Angela’s mother, Donna, tried to turn her onto other sports such as swimming because back … Continue reading

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West Wind Calling in Ottawa with Carolyn Pogue – Saturday August 18 at Books on Beechwood

Carolyn Pogue, author of the young adult historical novel Gwen, will read at Books on Beechwood in Ottawa, on Saturday, August 18 at 12pm. Come primed for an adventure as we hear from the second tale of Gwen Peters, a … Continue reading

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