WayvesMagazine

WayvesMagazine Wayves is the voice of Atlantic Canadian gay, lesbian, transgendered & queer people and their friends including GayWriters.

Formerly a print magazine, in December, 2012, Wayves switched to on line only.

Site: http://wayves.ca/

Wayves is a volunteer collective created by readers like you, so if you think there should be something in Wayves, write it up and send it! Wayves is always looking for queer-related news, reviews, and events, and especially photos. If you're not sure, email and ask -- we don't bite!

This encyclopedia contains the Nova Scotia portion of the Wayves' GroupsAndServices database.

This page is part of the HistoryProject and PrintMedia.

picLayout Party - 1992-09. DanielMacKay (standing) & ColinPye (R)

History

ca. 1983
Published regularly under the name GAEZETTE
February, 1995
GAEZETTE gets renamed Wayves via a name contest; the winner: sports contributor MarkMutrie?
1999
JimBain gets involved as advertising director
September, 2004
WayvesMagazine switches to InDesign computer layout instead of tradtional wax & layout sheets - probably one of the last publications anywhere to do so; our printer was dropping the capability to make negs, strip and make plates photographically.
November, 2007
Wayves available online at http://wayves.ca/
April, 2012
Editor RaymondTaavel murdered
December, 2012
Last print edition
August 3, 2016
Long time ad sales rep JimBain passes away after a long illness.

Other Media Mentions

December 16, 2007
RosemaryPorter mentions Wayves in a fullpage article about her in the ChronicleHerald, written by MarkBolton?.

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