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                      The Wholenote
                           (selection)
Art of Song Column: March 2017
Magnus Opus Bears Witness
PDF
Art of Song Column: February 2017
Sapphic February
PDF
Ms Magazine
Queer Women of Montenegro Tell Their Stories
Ms Magazine blog, March 16, 2017
online
                        Partisan
Laurent Binet: 
La septième fonction du langage
An Interview
Partisan, December 5, 2015
online
The Globe and Mail
A review of Claus Guth's
Le Nozze di Figaro

The Globe and Mail on Saturday, 5 February 2016
in print & online
Did Freud's Hysterics Speak Atonal?
Robert Lepage directs
Bluebeard/Erwartung
The Globe and Mail Monday, 4 May 2015
in print & online
The Don of the New Era:
On Dimitri Tcherniakov's
Don Giovanni
The Globe and Mail Saturday, 24 January 2015
in print &
online
The Believer
Margaret Drabble
The Believer online exclusive interview, November 2014
web
Laurence Equilbey
The Believer Logger interview, August 1 2013
web
Margarethe von Trotta
The Believer online exclusive interview, April 30 2013
web
Opera Canada
Podium Politics: Six female conductors on building careers in a male preserve
Opera Canada, Spring 2015
in print &
PDF  online
Adrianne Pieczonka: A Portrait
Opera Canada, Fall 2014
in print
Group Dynamics: The Canadian Opera Company Chorus
Opera Canada, Spring 2014 
web & in print
New Productions, New Roles:
Soprano Suzie LeBlanc
Opera Canada, Winter 2013/14
in print
Orchestra is Alchemy
The Canadian Opera Company Orchestra up close and personal
Opera Canada, Spring 2013
print PDF file
GrimmFest
An interview with Dean Burry
Opera Canada, Winter 2013
in print
New Productions, New Roles:
Andriana Chuchman Opera Canada Smr 2012 
Jane Archibald Opera Canada Summer 2011
in print
Listen
Between nineteen and twenty
Laurence Equilbey on filling the gaps
Listen, Fall 2013
in print
Xtra! and DailyXtra.com
(selection)
We Have Always Been Sapphic:
An Interview with Susan S. Lanser

DailyXtra, 18 June, 2015
online &
[full length]
on the blog
An Anne Lister Pilgrimage
DailyXtra, 27 April, 2015
online
Claude Vivier's biography:
An Interview with Bob Gilmore
DailyXtra, 24 January, 2015
online
Poet Julie Joosten on Light Light
& the Kinship Between Poetry and Science

Xtra! (print) 18 September 2014
in print
Pleasure and the Disabled Body
A Q&A with Kaleigh Trace about her book
Hot, Wet and Shaking
DailyXtra, September 19 2014
online
American composer Jennifer Higdon
on baritones, Whitman and music that never stops
DailyXtra, May 21 2014
online
Forbidden Love, remastered & digital
The return of the iconic documentary by Fernie/Weissman
Daily Xtra
, May 20 2014
online
Opera Tips: Un ballo in maschera
Daily Xtra, February 5 2014
web
Opera Tips: Così fan tutte
Daily Xtra, January 18 2014
web
Aunt Winnie: A New Biography by
Elspeth Cameron
Daily Extra, December 31 2013
web
Opera Tips: Peter Grimes
Xtra! Toronto, October 7 2013
web
Opera Tips: La Bohème
Xtra! Toronto, October 1 2013
web
Getting the work, paying the bills
A Conversation with Katie Herzog
Xtra! Toronto, August 30 2013
web
After Delores, 25 years later
A Conversation with Sarah Schulman
Xtra! Toronto, August 16 2013
web
Depression: A Public Feeling
An interview with Ann Cvetkovich
Xtra! Toronto,
July 8 2013
web
Opera tips: Dialogues of the Carmelites
Xtra! Toronto, May 6 2013
web
Opera tips:
Lucia di Lammermoor & Salome
Xtra! Toronto, April 19 2013
web
Film Screen as Desire
A profile of experimental filmmaker Barbara Hammer
Xtra! Toronto,
March 21 2013
in print &
web
Opera can't think straight
Christopher Alden explores bent desire in new production of Mozart's La Clemenza di Tito [interview]
Xtra! Toronto, January 30 2013
web
Angst, Volatility, Laughter
A Conversation with Laura Tucker
Xtra! Toronto,
October 4, 2012
web
A Queer Triangle with Four Harpshichords: Clori, Tirsi e Fileno visit Toronto
Xtra! Toronto, August 20, 2012
web
Under the spell of the femme top
Essential Opera revives the queer baroque classic
Xtra! Toronto, May 19, 2012
web
Tandem
Tension, Suspension, Text: A Conversation with conductor Rinaldo Alessandrini
In print: Tandem, the weekend ed. Corriere Canadese Online: my blog Definitely the Opera
May 19, 2012
web print PDF
Interview with opera conductor
Paolo Carignani
In print: Tandem, the weekend ed. Corriere Canadese Online: my blog Definitely the Opera
February 4, 2012
web print PDF
Interview with opera director
Christopher Alden
In print: Tandem, the weekend ed. Corriere Canadese Online: my blog Definitely the Opera
October 2, 2011
web print PDF
Toronto Standard
Love, Loss and What the Soprano Wore:
A Conversation with Adrianne Pieczonka
Toronto Standard, May 18, 2011
web
National Post
My Toronto: Margaret MacMillan
National Post, April 2007
web
& in print