May 8, 2013 | 55:29And the Winner Is The Waltonsteins (June 2010 Encore) Audio
And the Winner Is The Waltonsteins (June 2010 Encore) May 8, 2013 | 55:29n 1998 actor-comedienne Franny Sheridan brought her one-woman show, "The Waltonsteins", to Ottawa. The show tells the story about Franny's family, who lived as good church-going Catholics. But as children would later discover, they were actually Jewish.
Sep 11, 2012 | 55:29And the Winner Is Message in a Bottle (May 2011 Encore) Audio
And the Winner Is Message in a Bottle (May 2011 Encore) Sep 11, 2012 | 55:29Viktor Ullmann and Gideon Klein are two brilliant composers who died in the Holocaust. Now, after almost seventy years, their music is being rediscovered. In this episode of on "And The Winner Is..." we hear some of the musicians and scholars who are passionate about breeding life into these long lost works and we learn about the lives, and the music of Viktor Ullmann and Gideon Klein. The documentary is called "Message in a Bottle." It's prepared and presented by writer and freelance broadcaster Megan Williams.
Sep 18, 2012 | 55:29And the Winner Is Northwords Audio
And the Winner Is Northwords Sep 18, 2012 | 55:29Shelagh Rogers host of the CBC book show The Next Chapter invited five Canadian authors on a journey to Torngat Mountains National Park. A beautiful and remote stretch of wilderness in the northern region of Newfoundland and Labrador. To make things interesting, she presented them with a task: to soak in the place, get inspired, and then channel it into a piece of writing.
Mar 7, 2013 | 55:01And the Winner Is Flying - Pt 1 (April 2012 Encore) Audio
And the Winner Is Flying - Pt 1 (April 2012 Encore) Mar 7, 2013 | 55:01According to Bill Gates, the Chairman of Microsoft, "the Wright Brothers created the single greatest cultural force since the invention of writing. The airplane became the first World Wide Web, bringing people, languages, ideas, and values together."