Spacing Road Show, Ottawa’s public spaces

On Tuesday (the 19th), we went to the Ottawa iteration of the Spacing Road Show at 4th Stage at the NAC. Having looked longingly from afar at Spacing events in Toronto, I appreciated the opportunity to go. The panel discussion began with looking at the list of top public spaces in Ottawa as listed inContinue reading “Spacing Road Show, Ottawa’s public spaces”

Updating our childhoods

I’m not sure when I first became aware of the ‘updates’ being done to popular children’s characters (mostly) from the 1980s. Rainbow Brite. Care Bears. Strawberry Shortcake. I wasn’t particularly invested in any of the characters, as I was too old to have an interest when they were popular. Dora the Explorer was a differentContinue reading “Updating our childhoods”