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.
Mar 7, 2014 | 5:36Here and Now Toronto Parkdale Roadrunners Audio
Here and Now Toronto Parkdale Roadrunners Mar 7, 2014 | 5:36The Parkdale Roadrunners running crew is marking International Women's Day with a special route. Guest host Mary Ito spoke to the Womens' Run Leader, Preety Mudhar, about honouring a legendary Toronto female track athlete.
Feb 4, 2013 | 7:02Canada Reads Toronto Reads: "February" by Lisa Moore Audio
Canada Reads Toronto Reads: "February" by Lisa Moore Feb 4, 2013 | 7:02The chilly weather is perfect for curling up with a good book. Last Friday night we curled up with FIVE worthy novels -- the contenders in the Canada Reads debates, which are just around the corner. We've got some special insight into the books from people who know the terrain of each novel. Here is CBC Radio 2 host Tom Power, a native of St. John's, talking about the Atlantic contender in Canada Reads. It's Lisa Moore's novel February. The novel captures life after the Ocean Ranger oil rig went down thirty one years ago, claiming 84 lives.