Wade Davis’s remarkable book,The Wayfinders: Why Ancient Wisdom Matters in the Modern World, is meant, in part, to debunk the antiquated theories of European anthropologists that turned their science into an agent of control over different peoples. Although such theories may seem like relics of Europe’s imperial past, Davis fears their ongoing resonance. Should we not simply allow the accelerated loss of languages that is occurring today? Is this not incontrovertible proof that more dominant cultures are in fact superior to those threatened with extinction? The answer to both questions is an emphatic no, according to Davis.Read more ›
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Jul / Aug 2014
A behind the scenes look at our May/June 2014 issue accessories photo shoot for Originals by Andrea
In protest of the cold snap taking over the Capital currently, at OLM we’ve decided to live in an illusion, helped by the magical voice of Toronto-based synth-pop songstress Lyon. Check out her video for Indian Summer, a perfect song for locking yourself indoors and hiding from the cold.
Unique is an understatement. Alysha Brilla is a Tanazanian-Canadian multitalented artist who is an impressive 2014 Juno nominee. Prepare to be blown away by her unbelievable sound from her popular hit: