What do you see when you look toward the future? The sixth issue of GUTS features some politicized and generative envisionings. Start with a letter from our editors
“Over the years tending to my skin has become ritual. It was my self-care before I knew what self-care was.” TK Matunda on the transformative and potentially revolutionary power of her bed-time skin routine
waaseyaa’sin christine sy relfects on how colonial legislation has altered Anishinaabeg relationships to the land and calls for (re)matriation, starting in the sugar bush.
Evelyn Deshane on how a small but expanding market of romance novels is changing the way we imagine transgender lives
Maura Roberts and Billy-Ray Belcourt get together to discuss radical friendship, a relation that both includes and exceeds allyship, as a life sustaining force in a world of continual crisis
Lindsay Nixon surveys the Indigenous artists making work about displacement, decolonization, and resurgence
Andrea Abi-Karam writes towards a post-gender future.
Priya Rehal names and dissects the hyper-visibility she feels as an Indian woman who engages in disruptive cosplay
A weekly roundup of Canadian feminist links
June 24, 2016 We want to know your Top 5: what are your go-to things when you need to cheer yourself up? “Things” can be anything—a nail polish colour, a Vine, or a dog on the street (pics, please). If you (and or your friend) want to share what you love with us, pitch us at firstname.lastname@example.org. […]
“You name me an immigrant, and when I am an immigrant I am nothing else.” Camila Salazar writes back to the language she is learning to live within