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5Nov2018

McLuhan Monday – Digital Journalism

McLuhan House

Explore the depths of Social Media and how it has effected the news. We are all familiar with the posts on social media that are labeled fake news. What impact…

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25Oct2018

McLuhan House Book Club – Edmonton Cooks

McLuhan House

Over the last ten years, a new brigade of passionate farmers, butchers, bakers, and chefs have set up shop in the city by the river. Here, they take the best…

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15Oct2018

McLuhan Monday – Featuring Barbara Reyelts

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Join us as Amatuer McLuhan Historian, Stuart MacKay gives us background context of journalism using McLuhan and Innis as primary sources followed by MacEwan University Communication Department’s visiting scholar Barbara Reyelts, retired news…

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11Oct2018

Sonic Play School – Play Along

McLuhan House

Join New Music Edmonton Artistic Director Ian Crutchley for the first Sonic Play School of the season, Play Along. This creative, relaxed and fun look at the various ways people…

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20Sep2018

McLuhan House Book Club – Women Who Dig

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Trina Moyles weaves together the narratives of female farmers from across three continents in Women Who Dig. This book offers a critical look at how women are responding to and,…

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3Sep2018

McLuhan Monday – Deconstructing Advertising

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Stuart MacKay will lead a discussion on Marshall McLuhan’s statement that “All advertising advertises is advertising.” This statement is from Dr. McLuhan’s book “Understanding Media: The Extension of Man” (1964)….

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30Jul2018

McLuhan Monday – Friendship

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On Monday, July 30th at 6 PM, celebrate the International Day of Friendship by learning the history of this event, while making a friendship bracelet. We will also screen a short video…

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26Jul2018

McLuhan House Book Club – This Wound is a World

McLuhan House

Our July Book Club meeting with feature Billy-Ray Belcourt and his first book, The Wound is a World. It has won the 2018 Canadian Griffin Poetry Prize, the 2018 Robert…

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15Jul2018

Lauren Crazybull: Open Studio with Curated Live Music

McLuhan House

You’re invited to a McLuhan House Open Studio hosted by this year’s Artist In Residence, Lauren Crazybull. For Lauren, visual art is a way of grappling with the complexities of…

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7Jul2018

Kitchen Sink Saturday

McLuhan House

We invite everyone to grab their precious family recipes and share a dish with us at a Cultural Recipe Exchange Party. Bring a sample for others to try and make…

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