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7Jan2019

McLuhan Monday – Comparing Street Art to Graffiti

McLuhan House

To the common eye it’s easy to see how the definition of street art and graffiti could meld together and even many in these artistic realms use the words interchangeably…

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20Dec2018

McLuhan House Book Club: 40 Below by Jason Lee Norman

McLuhan House

Writer and publisher, Jason Lee Norman, from Edmonton and is our choice of reading for the McLuhan House December Book Club. He is the editor of two 40 Below anthologies…

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13Dec2018

Sonic Play School: Vox

McLuhan House

Bringing words off paper and into an acoustic sphere gives them life and depth and this month in Sonic Play School hosted at McLuhan House, Ian Crutchley of New Music…

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3Dec2018

McLuhan Monday – Consciousness and Perception

McLuhan House

Photographer Abdul Malik discusses Ethics of Capture in a seminar conversation with Stuart MacKay probing the history of surveillance. Speaking from lived experience and examples from current projects, Abdul Malik contemplates the ethics of documenting struggle. How…

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22Nov2018

McLuhan House Book Club – Little Yellow House

McLuhan House

On November 22, McLuhan House Book Club invites you to meet local author Carissa Halton! This award-winning writer lives with her family in a mature community of Edmonton. Carissa and…

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20Nov2018

Sonic Play School – Sound & Movement

McLuhan House

In this safe and inviting session of Sonic Play School we will find comfortable ways to enjoy synchronizing our bodies with sounds and music. This is not a dance class…

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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

McLuhan House

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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