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    EDITORIAL NOTE: FUTURES

    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

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    COCONUT OIL AND THE CONTRADICTIONS OF TIME

    “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

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    AT THE BOILING PLACE

    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.

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    HAPPILY FOR NOW: THE FUTURE OF TRANS ROMANCE

    Evelyn Deshane on how a small but expanding market of romance novels is changing the way we imagine transgender lives

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    MAKING FRIENDS FOR THE END OF THE WORLD

    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

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    VISUAL CULTURES OF INDIGENOUS FUTURISMS

    Lindsay Nixon surveys the Indigenous artists making work about displacement, decolonization, and resurgence

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    GLITCH THE CIS-TEM

    Andrea Abi-Karam writes towards a post-gender future.

ISSUE 6: FUTURES

Our FUTURES Issue imagines new possibilities for worlds to come

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OUR SUNDAY LINKS

Sunday 25, 2016 by Brett This week I saw a baby blue El Camino, exactly the same as the one Beyoncé rides in “Formation,” driving around Saskatoon, and I really thought for a second it might be her. It wasn’t. My whole week has been this underwhelming. I hope yours was better. More than fifty Indigenous […]

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ON LOSS, GRIEF, AND FICTION: A CONVERSATION WITH MIRIAM TOEWS

September 21, 2016 by Madi Haslam   Miriam Toews walks through the double doors of the Lord Nelson in Halifax. She’s taking a sip from her disposable coffee cup when she spots me. I’m staggered when she acknowledges me but I shouldn’t be surprised she can pick me out. The lobby is nearly empty and […]

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OUR SUNDAY LINKS

Sunday 18, 2016 by Cynthia   PEI provincial government announced this week that the new Women’s Wellness Centre will provide on-island abortion services. This is huge news in a province where residents have had travel huge distances (and pay an expensive bridge toll) in order to enact their reproductive rights. Did you buy Ontario peaches this summer? […]

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