A book launch series co-hosted by UBC-V Public Humanities and Massy Arts Society.
Peter Quartermain launches his long-awaited Growing Dumb: An Autobiography of an English Education (Zat-So Productions 2021) with readings too by friends Colin Browne, Rachel Blau Duplessis, Marjorie Perloff, and Fred Wah. Hosted by Erín Moure.
The rise of industrial fish farming on the Pacific Northwest has created an existential threat to wild salmon and the ecosystems that rely on them. For years, conservationists and biologists have sounded alarms on how pollution, the plague of sea-lice and bacteria, and unsustainable practices from this industry are affecting one of this region’s keystone species.