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Columnists: October 2012 Archives

IFOA 101

The International Festival Of Authors has returned to Toronto. In fact, it's now an Ontario-wide affair. Fresh Air's books panel---Becky Toyne and Erin Balser---joined guest host Karen Gordon to talk about what's happening at IFOA 2012.
Listen audio (runs 9:45)
The Toronto element runs through October 28 at Harbourfront Centre. The Ontario outreach element runs through November 2.
Today (October 20) is CBC Day at the IFOA.
Becky and Erin and Fresh Air's very own Mariel Borelli will be among the many CBC personalities taking part.
You'll find all the details at the CBC Books website.

The HPV Vaccine Debate

Dr. Mike Evans joined Mary Ito to discuss the pros and cons of receiving the vaccine for the Human Papilloma Virus...especially when it's for young people.
Listen audio (runs 12:06)

Mike has created an entertaining AND informative video on this topic. It's as close as his
YouTube channel.

And check out Dr. Mike's website for more information on this and other health-related topics.

Mark's Music-October 2012

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Artist: The Key Frames
Album: Low Light High Light
Song: Midday Sun
Website: The Key Frames

Artist: Irene Torres & The Sugar Devils
Album: Irene Torres & The Sugar Devils
Song: I'll Be Good To You
Website: Irene Torres & The Sugar Devils

Artist: Mati Haskell
Album: 10, 2 & 6
Song: Be Back Soon
Website: Mati Haskell

Artist: Lily C
Album: Reaching For Sunlight
Song: Take Your Shoes Off
Website: Lily C
Mary Ito's conversation with Lily C on Fresh Air:
Mary & Lily C.