Hell on Earth: A Review of Jim Williams’s Rock Reject


Rock Reject By Jim Williams Fernwood Press 2012 $19.95 248 pages Asbestos was once referred to as the “miracle fibre.” It’s used as a binder in cement, as insulation and in anti-fire walls. It’s also a carcinogen with a legacy of death that stretches across the globe. It causes cancerous growths on the lungs as well as a number of other fatal diseases. Until recently, Canada was one of the...

TRB Podcast: Diana Taylor on “Taking to the Streets: Mass Mobilization Online and Off”


On January 18th, the Distinguished Lecture Series, sponsored by the TransCanada Institute / School of English and Theatre Studies (University of Guelph), presented Dr. Diana Taylor’s lecture entitled “Taking to the Streets: Mass Mobilization Online and Off.” Listen here: Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest...