Jan 18, 2013 | 24:58Living Out Loud A is for Aardvark - Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud A is for Aardvark - Part 1 Jan 18, 2013 | 24:58"A is for Aardvark" was a popular TV and radio show hosted by Lister Sinclair. We revive it now with the first of a series of "alphabetically themed" programmes - beginning at the beginning, with the letter "A".
PART 1 For Jane Nelson who loves back country skiing, A is for the avalanche that nearly buried her alive. For Billy Miedemar, A is for Animals, but only dead ones. For Nicole Boudreau, A is for Acadia and her beloved but ridiculed Acadian language.
Oct 19, 2014 | 53:58Living Out Loud Mothers and daughters Audio
Living Out Loud Mothers and daughters Oct 19, 2014 | 53:58Stories from the front lines of a confusing and complex relationship; sagas of perpetual struggle, high regard and disregard, conflict and competition, admiration and denigration, love and hate.
Nov 30, 2014 | 53:58Living Out Loud The end of the line Audio
Living Out Loud The end of the line Nov 30, 2014 | 53:58They call him “the wise man of the woods”. Jenni Schine calls him a friend. 80 year old Billy Proctor lives off the grid in Echo Bay, BC, the heart and soul of a community with just seven full time residents.
Jul 7, 2013 | 52:59Living Out Loud Viva Italia (April 2012 Encore) Audio
Living Out Loud Viva Italia (April 2012 Encore) Jul 7, 2013 | 52:59"Don't call it salami!" To many Canadians of Italian origin the word salami means something inferior and commercial. The real stuff is called "soppressatta" and this you make at home with love, care, wine and laughter. Sam Pane spent a weekend learning
Nov 10, 2013 | 52:58Living Out Loud "The good Italian?" Audio
Living Out Loud "The good Italian?" Nov 10, 2013 | 52:58What happened to the Jews of Italy under the Fascist government of Benito Mussolini? Newly released documents in Italian archives challenge the long held view that Italy was a relatively safe haven for Jews.
Nov 2, 2014 | 53:58Living Out Loud Neighbours Audio
Living Out Loud Neighbours Nov 2, 2014 | 53:58Noisy neighbours, nosy neighbours, neighbours from hell, neighbours from heaven; Living out Loud goes up close and personal with stories on the perils and pleasures of proximity.
Sep 14, 2012 | 27:28Living Out Loud Blood is Blood (Part 2): The Lemon Tree Audio
Living Out Loud Blood is Blood (Part 2): The Lemon Tree Sep 14, 2012 | 27:28A house with a lemon tree in the yard is claimed by two families but only one can live in it. It was built by a Palestinian family in 1936, then in 1948 taken from that family and given to a Jewish family of Holocaust survivors. The Arab family had a son, Bashir, six years old in 1948. The Jewish family had a daughter; Dalia. Years later Bashir returns to his old family home, meets Dalia and asks if he can come in and look around. "The Lemon Tree" is a remarkable story of friendship across a tough and intractable divide, a friendship which will be severely tested
Nov 7, 2012 | 2:32Living Out Loud The Spanish Crucible - Peter Hunter #2 Audio
Living Out Loud The Spanish Crucible - Peter Hunter #2 Nov 7, 2012 | 2:32Peter Hunter - at that time an organiser for the Young Communist League - describes how in Toronto he organised volunteers who came from all over Canada getting them fitted up to go to Spain with cheap clothes, some money and a ticket to New York to get the ship to Europe - trying to make them look like tourists to dodge the RCMP - it was illegal to go to fight in Spain.
Feb 22, 2013 | 24:58Living Out Loud Shades of black Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud Shades of black Part 1 Feb 22, 2013 | 24:58"I hate being black", Joseph Daley said to his parents his ears ringing with racial epithets hurled at him by his kindergarten classmates. Not any more - not since he began fighting racism with humour and poetry. "Black ghosts of Paris"; in the small Ontario town where she was raised, Julia Browne and her family felt isolated and alone, almost the only black people around. When Julia moved to Paris she found her spiritual home and some long gone but inspiring people she calls her "black ghosts". Jamal Robinson wants a career in broadcasting. When we hooked him up with a top CBC producer he was in for some surprises, most of them good.
Feb 22, 2013 | 27:28Living Out Loud Shades of black Part 2 Audio
Living Out Loud Shades of black Part 2 Feb 22, 2013 | 27:28"Follow me". Hear the sound of a choir being born, from a gleam in its founder's eye to its first triumphant performance. The Nathaniel Dett Chorale is a professional chamber choir specialising in "Afrocentric music". It's shown how music can bring not just joy and enjoyment but has the power to overcome differences and break down barriers of race and colour.