Queens of Infamy: Zenobia

In third-century Syria, a widowed monarch dared to be wildly ambitious — and almost brought the Roman Empire to its knees.

Source: Longreads
Published: Dec 11, 2018
Length: 18 minutes (4,570 words)

Queens of Infamy: The Rise of Catherine De’ Medici

Kings and popes thought she was their pawn. The Merchant’s Daughter begged to differ.

Source: Longreads
Published: Sep 27, 2018
Length: 18 minutes (4,588 words)

For Gord: 27 Mini-Essays about the Tragically Hip

As Canada’s most beloved band prepares for their final concert, 27 writers pay homage to the Tragically Hip’s long, prolific career.

Source: BuzzFeed
Published: Jun 2, 2016
Length: 47 minutes (11,827 words)

Being a Girl: A Brief Personal History of Violence

Anne Thériault traces a lifetime of gendered violence, assault, harassment, and threats starting at age six in this brutal but important read.

Source: The Belle Jar
Published: Dec 3, 2015
Length: 6 minutes (1,662 words)