Thursday, May 17, 2012 | Categories: Episodes |
The back of our five dollar bill shows kids playing shinny on a timeless pond somewhere in Canada. But Calgary writer Bruce Dowbiggin
argues that hockey is far more than simple nostalgia or big business.
It's a clear window into the complexity of modern Canada: from shifting
political power and economics, to multiculturalism and what we think it
means to be a Canadian in the 21st century.
Part 1 airs Thursday, May 17; Part 2 airs Friday, May 18.