Reviews

Greening the Maple: Canadian Ecocriticism in Context
The vibrant essays in this collection show just how relevant Canadian literature can be to environmental debates.
Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation \ Dan Fagin
A meticulous history of the poisoning of a quaint New Jersey town that reads like a crime thriller
Sturla Gunnarsson’s film explores the physical, financial and cultural effects of India's rainy season.
Fort McMoney screen shot.
Fort McMoney uses an intriguing new way of storytelling that combines the visual potency of conventional documentary with the open-ended asides that hyperlinks allow.
Programmed to be Fat, The Nature of Things, 2012
Endocrine-disrupting chemicals could be predisposing humans to obesity – and their work may begin while we’re still in the womb.
The Burning Question; Globalization and the Environment; and The War on Science.
Three books that provide the big picture of the global environmental outlook and Canada's role in it: The Burning Question; Globalization and the Environment; and The War on Science.
Roller coaster in the ocean after Hurricane Sandy
A trio of climate film reviews: The Wisdom to Survive, Greedy Lying Bastards and The Carbon Rush.
The Carbon Rush book by Amy Miller
An exploration of the emissions trading market and those who suffer the consequences of this marketing scheme.
Bike City, Great City by David Chernushenko
This Ottawa-based documentary shows the benefits of embracing bicycles on our streets.
The Good Neighbour, directed by Astrid Schau-Larsen
What's it like to live next door to Norwegian-owned Statoil's Alberta oil sands operations?

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