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Canada must set sex workers free

Canada must set sex workers free

Canada must set sex workers free A National Post op-ed co-authored by UBC’s Kate Shannon argues that so-called “Swedish” or “Nordic” models of sex work, which criminalize the purchasing of sex, are sorely […]

Five Thunderbirds nominated for Commonwealth Games team

Five Thunderbirds nominated for Commonwealth Games team

Five current and former UBC swimmers have been nominated to represent Canada at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, July 23 – August 3.

Rae Spoon and Ivan Coyote question ‘the order of things’

A new book called Gender Failure is thoughtful and revelatory, says a UBC creative writing instructor, in a review of the book by Rae Spoon and Ivan Coyote in The […]

Translation and the Colonial Desire for Transparency

Translation and the Colonial Desire for Transparency Mon Apr 7 2014, 4 PM – 5:30 PM C.K. Choi Building for the Institute of Asian Research The talk discusses the ways […]

Translation and the Colonial Desire for Transparency