Archive: Imprint season 14 episode 19


On this show: feature interview with Barbara Gowdy: The Ontario writer and two-time Giller nominee, writes about love in all its variations in her latest novel The Romantic. Early reviews call this Gowdy's best novel yet. The Lives of the Muses: Would we have Alice in Wonderland if Lewis Carroll had not been inspired by the beauty of his next door neighbour? Where would John Lennon be without Yoko Ono? Francine Prose tells the stories of nine artists and the women who inspired them. Various writers tell us about their muse. The Good Women of China: Ontario writer Jan Wong meets Xinran, a Chinese expat journalist who wrote a searing book about the plight of women in Maoist China.
Jul 14, 2003
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OPINION: The province said it needed eight days of remote learning to keep kids safe. We need to ask what it did with them.

Wastewater testing has its supporters, but it also has limitations. Ontario has the data — how should it use it?

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.

A new long-term-care minister, drug shortages, and a debate over gambling revenues.
Rod Phillips says goodbye, Ford vows no anti-vax tax, and the province goes back to court over testing teachers. 
Staff in the Township of Zorra now work longer workdays in exchange for a three-day weekend — and the idea could spread, depending on who comes out in top in the next election.
Derailments. Lawsuits. Delays. breaks down the dubious milestones in the capital’s years-long transit saga.

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.

OPINON: COVID-19 has absolutely overwhelmed the system. But there were existing fault lines — and the hard work won’t be over when the immediate crisis has passed.