Feb 7, 2013 | 8:15Canada Reads Toronto Reads: Richard Wagamese, "Indian Horse" Audio
Canada Reads Toronto Reads: Richard Wagamese, "Indian Horse" Feb 7, 2013 | 8:15Indian Horse, by Richard Wagamese is representing British Columbia and the North for Canada Reads. It's being championed by Olympic wrestler Carol Huynh in the debates that begin next week. At our Toronto Celebrates Canada Reads event, our champion for the book was Don Kelly. He hosted CBC's program Trailbreakers, about aboriginal leaders in different fields. That made him the perfect person to talk to CBC host Mary Ito about Saul Indian Horse, the aboriginal hockey player who is the centre of Richard Wagamese' novel.
Mar 25, 2014 | 8:01Here and Now Toronto Police And the Mentally Ill Audio
Here and Now Toronto Police And the Mentally Ill Mar 25, 2014 | 8:01As a conference that tackles the thorny problem of how police interact with the mentally ill kicks off, Louise Bradley, president and CEO of the Mental Health Commission of Canada, explains what conference-goers are learning.
Apr 22, 2014 | 6:29Here and Now Toronto Word Exchange Audio
Here and Now Toronto Word Exchange Apr 22, 2014 | 6:29Imagine a world in which newspapers and magazines, bookstores and libraries exist only in our memories. Alena Graedon is the author of a new novel called The Word Exchange, set in that not-so-distant future where technology has taken over for books.
Sep 19, 2014 | 7:03Here and Now Toronto Word on the Street Audio
Here and Now Toronto Word on the Street Sep 19, 2014 | 7:03Joy McCarthy is a holistic nutritionist and author of "Joyous Health, a guide to Eating and Living Well Without Dieting." She'll be part of the lineup at Word On The Street this Sunday.
But first, she spoke with Gill Deacon.