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Canada Reads - Canada Reads 2014: Panelist Wab Kinew's spoken word openingMar 3, 2014 | 1:12Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: Panelist Wab Kinew's spoken word opening Video
Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: Panelist Wab Kinew's spoken word opening Mar 3, 2014 | 1:12Check out one of the most memorable highlights from Day One.
Canada Reads - Canada Reads 2014: Panelists Wab and Stephen debate torture in "the Orenda"Mar 4, 2014 | 6:14Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: Panelists Wab and Stephen debate torture in "the Orenda" Video
Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: Panelists Wab and Stephen debate torture in "the Orenda" Mar 4, 2014 | 6:14The two panelists have an intense back-and-forth.
Canada Reads - Canada Reads 2014: Highlight ReelMar 7, 2014 | 3:34Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: Highlight Reel Video
Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: Highlight Reel Mar 7, 2014 | 3:34A montage of some of the week's best moments.
Canada Reads - Canada Reads 2014: One Novel to Change Our NationMar 9, 2014 | 44:45Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: One Novel to Change Our Nation VideoClosed Captions available
Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: One Novel to Change Our Nation Mar 9, 2014 | 44:45Five celebrity panelists each champion a novel, voting books off one by one to come up with this year's must-read.
Canada Reads - Canada Reads 2014: How "the Orenda" could change CanadaMar 6, 2014 | 1:49Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: How "the Orenda" could change Canada Video
Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: How "the Orenda" could change Canada Mar 6, 2014 | 1:49The panelists weigh in on how "the Orenda" speaks to relevant issues.
Canada Reads - Canada Reads 2014: Wab Kinew and Joseph Boyden on The OrendaMar 7, 2014 | 11:32Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: Wab Kinew and Joseph Boyden on The Orenda Video
Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: Wab Kinew and Joseph Boyden on The Orenda Mar 7, 2014 | 11:32After four days of fierce debating, Wab Kinew has emerged as the champion book defender of Canada Reads 2014. His passionate endorsement of Joseph Boyden's The Orenda helped elevate the book to its new status as the one novel that could change our nation. Now Kinew and Boyden come together in Studio Q to chat with Q and Canada Reads host Jian Ghomeshi about Canada's annual battle of the books, the grassroots support they got from #TeamOrenda, and why they think a work of fiction set in the 17th century may really inspire social change in modern Canada. Throughout the show, Kinew touted the power of the The Orenda with several memorable statements -- "reconciliation must not be a second chance at assimilation" -- questions -- "do we own the land, or does the land own us? -- and a memorable spoken word tribute.
Canada Reads - Canada Reads 2014: Panelist Sam Bee's beautiful final pitchMar 6, 2014 | 1:06Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: Panelist Sam Bee's beautiful final pitch Video
Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: Panelist Sam Bee's beautiful final pitch Mar 6, 2014 | 1:06The defender of Cockroach makes one more eloquent defence of her book.
Canada Reads - Canada Reads 2014 panelists revealed in Studio QNov 27, 2013 | 22:34Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014 panelists revealed in Studio Q Video
Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014 panelists revealed in Studio Q Nov 27, 2013 | 22:34In Studio Q this morning, Jian revealed this year's panelists for Canada Reads and the books they will be arguing for. Which book book could change the nation? Prominent philanthropist Stephen Lewis will be arguing for Margaret Atwood's "Year of the Flood"; award-winning journalist, Wab Kinew will be defending "The Orenda" by Joseph Boyden; two-time gold-medallist, Donovan Bailey will be arguing for Esi Edugyan's "Half Blood Blues"; award-winning comic, Samantha Bee will be defending Rawi Hage's "Cockroach"; and actress Sarah Gadon will be arguing on behalf of Kathleen Winter's "Annabel".
Canada Reads - Canada Reads 2014: One Novel to Change Our Nation - Day OneMar 3, 2014 | 44:44Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: One Novel to Change Our Nation - Day One VideoClosed Captions available
Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: One Novel to Change Our Nation - Day One Mar 3, 2014 | 44:44Five celebrity panelists each champion a novel, voting books off one by one to come up with this year's must-read.
Canada Reads - Canada Reads 2014: Panelist Samantha Bee defends "Cockroach"Mar 5, 2014 | 1:21Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: Panelist Samantha Bee defends "Cockroach" Video
Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: Panelist Samantha Bee defends "Cockroach" Mar 5, 2014 | 1:21Is the immigrant experience in Cockroach 'too pessimistic?' Bee disagrees and argues that 'ugly' experience are worth sharing.
Canada Reads - Canada Reads 2014: Panelist Stephen Lewis on Canadians loving literatureMar 5, 2014 | 1:11Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: Panelist Stephen Lewis on Canadians loving literature Video
Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: Panelist Stephen Lewis on Canadians loving literature Mar 5, 2014 | 1:11Stephen Lewis knows a thing or two about the world. So we trust him when he says, with pride, that Canada is a country that rallies around books.
Canada Reads - Canada Reads 2014: Day FourMar 6, 2014 | 1:18:26Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: Day Four Video
Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: Day Four Mar 6, 2014 | 1:18:26It's down to the last two - which book will our five celebrity panellists chose as the "One Novel to Change Our Nation" in the Canada Reads 2014 finale?
Canada Reads - Canada Reads 2014: Highlights from the launchDec 12, 2013 | 2:32Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: Highlights from the launch Video
Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: Highlights from the launch Dec 12, 2013 | 2:32The Canada Reads 2014 authors and panelists were revealed at a live event at CBC Toronto. Meet the contenders duking it out for the latest edition of CBC's annual battle of the books.
Canada Reads - Canada Reads 2014: The contenders revealedDec 12, 2013 | 1:16Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: The contenders revealed Video
Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: The contenders revealed Dec 12, 2013 | 1:16Check out who will be in the ring for the 2014 edition of CBC's battle of the books.
Canada Reads - Canada Reads 2014: The authors speakDec 12, 2013 | 3:24Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: The authors speak Video
Canada Reads Canada Reads 2014: The authors speak Dec 12, 2013 | 3:24Meet the authors of the books chosen for the latest edition of CBC's battle of the books.

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