About Richard Burnett

Montreal journalist Richard Burnett self-syndicated his column Three Dollar Bill in over half of Canada’s alt-weeklies for 15 years (Canada’s first-ever and still-only syndicated gay column in the mainstream and alternative press); was Editor-at-Large of HOUR until the Montreal alt-weekly folded in 2012; is a columnist and writer for The Charlebois Post, Fugues and Xtra magazines, and writes the POP TART blog for The Montreal Gazette.

Montreal’s Best Shopping Malls

Montreal fashion is a confluence of European and American sensibilities, showcased during Montréal Fashion Week and at Montreal’s annual Fashion & Design Festival. Montreal designers like vibrant young duo UNTTLD (José Manuel St-Jacques and Simon Bélanger), Denis Gagnon and Philippe Dubuc have international reputations, and … Continue reading

Between Meetings: Things to do in Montreal in an Hour

While Montreal remains an important centre of commerce, aerospace, pharmaceuticals, technology and world affairs, Montrealers “work to live” as opposed to “live to work.” The city’s year-round joie de vivre is contagious, and visitors can plug into the local Zeitgeist quickly and easily, even between business meetings. … Continue reading