Photo of Jasper by W. J. L. Gibbons
Summer, 2018

Distinctly Canadian

Visitors to Jasper, Alberta, still love the town’s namesake host, seventy years after his first appearance.
Photo by Brian Francis
Summer, 2018

Devilishly Elegant

Nothing says summer like a trayful of hard-boiled eggs covered in salad dressing and cornflakes.
Photo by Edmund Jarecki, Chicago Daily News
Summer, 2018

Neighbourhood Watch

In January, 1968, eleven black students integrated Mount Greenwood Elementary School, on Chicago’s Southwest Side. In this excerpt from a memoir of her family’s civil-rights activities, Terry Murray, a white Mount Greenwood teen at the time, recalls the turmoil of the anti-integration protests that followed.
Photo by Conan Tobias
Winter, 2017–2018

Last Ticket to Ride

Letting go of the Centreville carousel.
Photo by Sarah Gilbert
Winter, 2017–2018

Man About Town

Michel Rabagliati’s Paul takes a walk through Montreal’s history.
Photo of an egg cream at Hamilton's Luncheonette by Stephanie Noritz
Summer, 2015

Pure Sweetness

The egg cream is alive and well in New York—and a lone Montreal lunch counter.
Photo by City of Toronto Archives
Winter, 2014–2015

Growing Up In Toronto

Twenty-five arts-related citizens reflect on how the city shaped and inspired them in their youth.