Fringe Arts

  • Barmaid to Measure

    Author Maya Merrick Mixes Business With Pleasure

    Every aspiring writer is faced with the realization, at some point—usually in their twenties, but sometimes much later for the not-so-fleet of mind—that they will not be able to support themselves by their art alone.

  • 2011 English Awards Wrap-Up

    Lit Nerds Take Home Books, Cash Prizes, Future Play Performances for Their Hard Work

    On Friday afternoon as the second of two, at times heated, CSU election debates wrapped up in the Hall building, the 2011 Concordia English Awards ceremony

  • Irving Writ

    Excerpt From the 2011 Irving Layton Award for Fiction Winner, “Circus Girls”

    A circus, Jayne thought, could take so many different forms. Yet you said that someone had run away to join the circus, not a circus, as though there was only one and it shook its glitter through a town and then left,

  • The End of the Bookstore Cat?

    The Link Investigates Whether Felix Literati’s Nine Lives Are Up

    The Link’s Literary Arts section isn’t the only literary institution that’s on the way out these days.

  • A History of Literary Arts In The Link

    The Link’s first dedicated literary arts editor—known then as the “literary coordinator”—was Phil Moscovitch.

  • Architects Make Waves at FIFA

    The Aqua Tower and the Woman Behind It

    In the centre of Chicago’s high-rise district, a certain building stands out amongst the others—the Aqua Tower.

  • (Silver), Exposed

    Photography Students Launch Book, Eight Months in the Making

    (Silver), a collection of original photographs by graduating Concordia photo students, will drop this week.

  • Art for a cause

    Coatcheck Gallery and Local Artists Collaborate on Fundraiser for Japan

    Community organizations across Montreal have mobilized to support Japan since the devestation that struck its coast earlier this month.

  • Out With the New, In With the Old

    Hitting the Benchmark Project Makes Use of the Unused

    Concordia students already have good reason to be jealous of the McGill campus, with its lush green space and enduring architectural design (sorry, Hall building).

  • Stripping Against The Man

    Lower Main Development Project On Hold, Thanks to Cleo’s!

    Expropriation denied!