Monthly Archives: January 2013

Studio D’s legacy and an important film on Attawapiskat by Alanis Obomsawin

The National Film Board of Canada ran a transformative wing of its productions in Studio D. From the 1970s to 1990s, film documentaries released by Studio D followed the landmarks of feminist activity, as well as the many tensions which … Continue reading

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Carolyn Pogue at the Achieving the Promise Forum, 2012

Public Interest Alberta held a forum on ‘Achieving the Promise’ to eliminate child poverty in Alberta in Edmonton last month. Among the speakers was author Carolyn Pogue, who spoke of the systemic issues facing children in the province as well … Continue reading

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