BooksWab Kinew, Canada Reads host, on replacing Jian GhomeshiNov 19, 2014 | 1:14Wab Kinew, the new face of CBC's annual battle of the books, describes what he thinks is the best way the show can deal with the issue of gender violence.
ArtsCuba Gooding Jr. blown away by The Book of Negroes storyNov 18, 2014 | 2:02Cuba Gooding Jr., star of highly anticipated miniseries The Book of Negroes, tells CBC's Deana Sumanac-Johnson about the first time he read the script.
ArtsThe Book of Negroes ' is better than Roots and 12 Years a Slave,' says miniseries actor Lou Gossett Jr.Nov 18, 2014 | 2:15The Book of Negroes star, Lou Gossett Jr., says the miniseries is about more than slavery: it's a 'triumphant' portrait of life, based on the best-selling book by Lawrence Hill.
The NationalStars record Band Aid single to help fight EbolaNov 15, 2014 | 2:14New version of Band Aid charity song 'Do they know it's Christmas? 'recorded Saturday to raise money to combat deadly virus in Africa
MoviesFinding support for A Better ManNov 14, 2014 | 2:03Canadian filmmaker Attiya Khan talks to CBC News about her celebrity-backed crowdfunding campaign for A Better Man, a documentary about violence against women
BooksWattpad a launchpad for literary fame?Nov 10, 2014 | 2:10One Direction fan, Anna Todd, scored a book deal after wooing one billion readers on Wattpad. CBC's Deana Sumanac-Johnson with what the Toronto-based platform means for traditional publishing.