Elaine Corden

Elaine posted 8 stories to Yukon News.
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Longest nights from long ago

Christmas and New Year’s may be the headline events around this time of year, but for many northerners, winter solstice is a major event too.

  • Dec 20th, 2013 3:04pm

The Grand Ole Northern Opry returns

It's a long way between Nashville and Whitehorse. The two capital cities are separated by 5,354 kilometres of Rockies, Great Plains and Appalachians.

  • Dec 18th, 2013 1:00am

Lawrence Hill delivers Massey Lectures

Elaine Corden Special for the News Lawrence Hill doesn't have the voice you'd expect just from reading his writing.

  • Nov 13th, 2013 1:00am

Fruits of 24 hour play contest on show

Of all the skills a playwright must develop to be in full command of their craft - an ear for dialogue, a command of pacing, a knack for character - the most crucial is undoubtedly the ability to sit down and actually write.

  • Nov 8th, 2013 1:00am

For Martha Wainwright, music is a family affair

 In the late morning on the last Thursday in October, Martha Wainwright's publicist patches her through on the phone for a standard 15-minute interview, ostensibly to promote her sure-to-sell out performances.

  • Nov 1st, 2013 2:00am

Marigold Santos offers Dawson supernatural surprises

It can be a little spooky in Dawson at this time of year - half the town's bustling summer population has vanished for the winter, the leaves are off the trees...

  • Oct 11th, 2013 2:00am

Dempster meet and greet for folks, fungi and lichen

If the spectacular autumn colours weren't enough reason to take a drive up the Dempster Highway this weekend, Yukon Parks, the Yukon Arts Fund and the Friends of Dempster Country are providing extra incentive.

  • Aug 29th, 2012 9:00am

Inuit vision captured on cloth

Looking at the 20 textile wall hangings that comprise Nunavut's Culture on Cloth, a travelling exhibition currently on display at the Yukon Arts Centre Public Art Gallery...

  • Jun 29th, 2012 9:00am