Skip To Content
Photo from the Full Circle Facebook page.

Full Circle: The Home Invasion Show branches off the airwaves tonight

CKCU’s THE HOME INVASION SHOW is branching off the airwaves tonight, storming Ritual Nightclub with some live beats and rhymes. Hosts Masai and Livin’ Large shared some time with us to gab about their show, and the event they’re hyped to be bringing to the city. Apartment613: First off, tell us about your slot on […]

species

Writers Fest: Nina Berkhout impresses with debut novel

The Ottawa International Writers Festival is taking place from April 22-28.  Apartment613 is previewing some of the participating authors in a series of special posts. Nina Berkhout’s debut novel is a poignant examination of family and the fractures that can split it apart.  The Gallery of Lost Species is narrated by Edith Walker, who grows up in the […]

Photo by Steven Ritzer courtesy of Flickr (creative commons)

Future of Ottawa: The death (and rebirth) of journalism

This is part four in our week-long series The Future of Ottawa (arts and culture edition).  In this guest column, James Baxter, the founding editor and publisher of iPolitics, provides a thought provoking analysis on how the traditional mainstream media is crumbling.  Twitter users: use hashtag #futott if you want to discuss this series on Twitter. Evolve or die.  That’s […]

ApSum_final_smaller

Write On Ottawa: Novels offer charm and heartbreak

Do you like horses and riding?  If so, Appaloosa Summer might be the book for you.  Written by local Ottawa author Tudor Robins, this young adult novel is about love and loss, healing and recovery.  At the start of the Summer Meg loses her beloved horse Major when he dies suddenly during a competition.  What […]

usher

Writers Fest: How to reignite your creative spark

The Ottawa International Writers Festival is taking place from April 22-28.  Apartment613 will be previewing some of the authors who will be speaking at the festival in a series of special posts. David Usher is coming to the Ottawa International Writers Festival!  Wait.  The Writers Festival? You may know him as David Usher, the musician, who’s become […]

Artist sketch of how the NAC will look from Elgin St. following its planned renovations

Future of Ottawa: Re-Imagining the NAC

This is part three in our week-long series The Future of Ottawa (arts and culture edition).  In this guest column, Rosemary Thompson, the director of communications at the National Arts Centre, describes the planned renovations at the NAC.  Twitter users: use hashtag #futott if you want to discuss this series on Twitter.  (Note: For details on the redevelopment of Arts […]

giller9780345813329

Writers Fest: Us Conductors is a wonderful novel

The Ottawa International Writers Festival is taking place from April 22-28.  Apartment613 is previewing some of the authors who will be speaking at the festival in a series of special posts. Winner of the 2014 Scotiabank Giller Prize, one of the most prestigious literary prizes for Canadian fiction, Us Conductors is Sean Michaels’ first full-length novel.  Combining […]

Alan Neal

Writers Fest: Songwriters Night has stellar line-up

The Ottawa International Writers Festival is taking place from April 22-28.  Apartment613 is previewing some of the authors who will be speaking at the festival, as well as the songwriters night, in a series of special posts. For the past few years, Alan Neal, host of CBC’s All in a Day, has been putting together Songwriter Nights […]

...135136137...