Illa Fabulis

Illa Fabulis is a web project documenting the amazing lives, opinions and creative works of inspirational Canadian women. The goal of the project is to feature a variety of women, both well-known and up-and-coming, with an aim to highlight their accomplishments and document their unique stories. Interviews and portraits are housed on and the Illa Fabulis monthly podcast features selections from the previous month’s interviews mixed with related music, readings and performances.

Podcast #3 • Maylee Todd, Joshna Maharaj, Sarah Maitland & Jen MacLeod, Sophie Hackett, Elizabeth Bachinsky

March 31, 2013

This month’s episode features highlights from the previous month’s Illa Fabulis interviews:

Maylee Todd • Maylee Todd is a performer, singer, songwriter and artist from Toronto.  On April 2 she will release her second solo album, Escapology, on Do Right Music.

Joshna Maharaj • A chef, writer and activist, Joshna is re-imagining the food served to patients in Ontario’s hospitals.

Sarah Maitland & Jen MacLeod • Two phenomenal women who run the Vancouver Writers’ Exchange—a non-profit organization that creates exciting literacy and publishing projects for at-risk and inner city kids.

Sophie Hackett • The AGO’s assistant photography curator talks about the art of photography, the film/digital debate and the history of women and the medium.

Elizabeth Bachinsky • An insightful and humorous chat with this lovely Canadian poet about her creative process and her most recent book of poems.

Music Credits:

All songs by Maylee Todd:

I Tried
Baby’s Got It

The Illa Fabulis theme music is Summer Lightning written by Alex Hackett from the Pang Attack EP Phantom Forest

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