Dec 24, 2014 | 10:41Living Out Loud Her Mother's Voice Audio
Living Out Loud Her Mother's Voice Dec 24, 2014 | 10:41Last June Sophie Kohn took a microphone and a recorder to her mother's house in Toronto, with a single goal in mind: to preserve the sound of her mother's voice. Her mom Maureen, an internationally-renowned neuropsychologist, was diagnosed with cancer.
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.
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.
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.
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
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 3, 2013 | 24:57Living Out Loud Earth, Air, Fire, and Water - Part 1 (October 2012 Encore) Audio
Living Out Loud Earth, Air, Fire, and Water - Part 1 (October 2012 Encore) Nov 3, 2013 | 24:57"A Viking farewell". Edward Moll, with his brother and sister try to fulfil their father's wishes; to put his ashes in a boat, send it out on Lake Erie, burn it and fire flaming arrows over it - all to the music of Wagner's "Ride of the Valkyries".
Sep 7, 2014 | 53:58Living Out Loud Voices lost and found Audio
Living Out Loud Voices lost and found Sep 7, 2014 | 53:58Voices lost; missing and murdered aboriginal women. A voice found; a woman who nearly lost her life during years of drug addiction and prostitution. PLUS; why aboriginal students leave home to go to school.
Oct 14, 2014 | 53:58Living Out Loud Arthur's story (Encore) Audio
Living Out Loud Arthur's story (Encore) Oct 14, 2014 | 53:58After twelve years living on the streets of Vancouver Arthur is making a new life for himself in supportive housing but his old life keeps rising up demanding to be heard; you can't peel off the past and throw it away like a bundle of old street clothes.
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.