Profile of Pam Frampton

Pam Frampton is a columnist and the associate managing editor of The Telegram. She has a BA (Honours) in English Literature from Memorial University of Newfoundland and has worked as a journalist for more than 20 years. Originally from Trinity Bay, she lives in St. John’s. She is also chair of The Telegram’s literary prize committee, which oversees The Cuffer Prize.

All articles of Pam Frampton

  • Prisons under pressure

    That’s what prisons can be like. Inmates are under constant strain; none of them want to be there, cut off from their families and communities; ...

  • War stories: then and now

    For those who returned at war’s end, battered and bruised, and for those injured and demobilized during the conflict, there would be endless ...

  • The Amazing Harper’s latest trick

    So, why is the Prime Minister’s Office hell-bent on diminishing her legacy?In 1982, the year after her death, the federal government created the ...

  • Alzheimer’s onslaught

    It has indiscriminate tastes. Like Dr. Seuss’s Grinch, though far more sinister, it will eventually take every last crumb: your knowledge of what ...

  • We need a city for all seasons

    One of the great things about living in St. John’s is the abundance of opportunity to enjoy free recreational activities in the great ...

  • Dodging justice

    The justice system’s answer is, not always.In provincial court this week, a prominent St. John’s real estate agent was found guilty of income tax ...

  • Three men in a boat

    John Ottenheimer, Paul Davis, Steve Kent — one former minister and two current ones from a regime that was once buoyant, riding high on a big ...

  • Ottenheimer: a brief history

    We know no more about him now than we did when he leapt seemingly blindly into politics, so at least it’s not like we’ve broken up with someone ...

  • ‘I could have killed someone’

    The emotional debris field was a mile wide, reaching into all aspects of his life. He’s 52, well-educated and a respected research scientist. He ...

  • How the world treats women

    “Strange Fruit,” the haunting and disturbing song immortalized by Billie Holiday in 1939, was written in response to the lynching of African ...