Montreal Rapper Taigenz Talks Talent Shows, Concordia Classes and Inspiration
His flow is thick with Montreal’s accent, a staccato sense of rhythm that starts and stops without breaking stride. With 5 full-length releases and a litany of videos under his belt, Taigenz is definitively on the cusp.
Drum Your Stress Away
Everyone is welcome to drop by the chaplaincy to participate in the drum circle, no experience is necessary and the hand drums are provided.
Documentary Explores HIV Non-Disclosure
On Feb. 18, Concordia is hosting a lecture on the criminalization of HIV, the impact of non-disclosure laws on people living with the disease and the activist response. It will be accompanied by a screening of a recent documentary by the organization entitled, Consent: HIV Non-Disclosure and Sexual Assault Law.
Articule Exhibition Explores Politics of Belonging
Occupying the Articule gallery space until the end of Feb. 28, Sans titre, is a collaborative, multi-titled exhibition that projects this idea of belonging and isolation, which is relatable to the city’s inhabitants.
The Many Facets of Montreal’s Hip-Hop Music Scene
At No Bad Sound, children under 18 can come in to hang out, make music and express themselves artistically.
In Others’ Words/Dans les mots des autres Addresses the Role of Translation in the Creation of a Literary Culture
Writer and translator, David Homel, will be holding a conference called In Others’ Words / Dans les mots des autres, Feb. 10, at the Atwater Library and Computer Centre.
The State of Montreal Cinema Culture from a French Perspective
Where are all the movie theatres? Where are the bright coloured posters? Where are the people running because they’re late for the 7:20 p.m. screening?
Life is Strange Explores the Ability to Choose in Gaming
Life Is Strange is a game that makes you realize the weight of your decisions and the consequences they may have. It’s also a great answer as to why time travel is never a good thing to mess with—ever.
The RIDM+ Festival Kicks Off Its Monthly Selection of Documentaries
Around the World in 50 Concerts is a truly moving portrait of people as they truly are—with pasts, fears and hopes.
Poet Laureate George Eliott Clarke to Perform in Atwater
“Poetry is powerful because it is the succinct fusion of ideas and emotions, …so that the heart takes command of lungs, lips, teeth, and tongue, to speak through ears to the hearts and minds of the audience. Even in ink or pixel form, directed to readers’ eyes, nothing—NOTHING—is more powerful.”