Stories by Madi Haslam

The feature film my Entire High School Sinking Into The Sea will screen at the festival Sunday.

FilmGet lost in animated worlds this weekend

Community comes together for screenings, conversations

Dec 2, 2016

The Government House of Nova Scotia (1800) is one of many historic properties in the district.

CityHolding onto history in the Old South Suburb

Initiative would preserve historic properties, set development restrictions

Dec 1, 2016

Chief Morley Googoo, Pearl Wenjack and Mike Downie after they announced the Legacy Room Initiative.

ReconciliationSecret Path takes next steps

Project targeting hospitality industry ensures Chanie Wenjack story ‘continues to be told’

Nov 29, 2016

Joseph Boyden speaking at the Fountain lecture on Thursday night.

EducationAuthor Joseph Boyden delivers Fountain lecture

Talk draws attention to mental illness, Indigenous issues

Nov 25, 2016

For nearly 50 years, Indigenous filmmakers in Canada have been sharing their stories on screens across the country and globe.

Giving voice to resilience

Indigenous documentary filmmakers focus on unheard perspectives

Nov 21, 2016

The curators discuss their exhibits at the Dalhousie Art Gallery on Thursday night.

HistoryMayann Francis, Shauntay Grant talk textiles

Former lieutenant governor and writer both have shows at Dalhousie Art Gallery

Nov 18, 2016

Erin Wunker reads to the crowd at her book launch on Monday night.

FeminismWhat’s a feminist killjoy? Ask Erin Wunker

‘We’re going to keep working to make the world better’

Nov 15, 2016

The novels shortlisted for the 2016 Scotiabank Giller Prize, including Madeleine Thien's winning Do Not Say We Have Nothing.

BooksHalifax readers gather for Giller announcement

'Fan favourite' Madeleine Thien wins the literary prize

Nov 8, 2016

Women drum as the crowd marches through downtown Halifax on Saturday.

WaterWhy a fight to stop a pipeline in North Dakota has support in Nova Scotia

‘We’re doing this for the children, for the future generations’

Nov 6, 2016