The Late Show | Season 2010, Episode 10 | Sep 2, 2010 | 27:28

Artist Sue Klabunde (Episode 10)

Devoted mother, large spirit. Meet the artist Sue Klabunde.

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The Late Show Singer Clairette Oddera (Episode 2) Jul 7, 2010 | 27:28Singer and "Mother Superior" to the generation of young musicians who helped spark Quebec's cultural revolution.
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The Late Show Remembering Aly O'Brien (Episode 5) Jul 28, 2010 | 27:28Aly O'Brien fought to keep his family's farm from urban sprawl.....and to keep his rich cultural traditions alive...
The Late Show - Remembering Andrew Reid (Episode 6)Aug 4, 2010 | 27:28The Late Show Remembering Andrew Reid (Episode 6) Audio
The Late Show Remembering Andrew Reid (Episode 6) Aug 4, 2010 | 27:28Confined to a wheelchair in his late 20s, Fredericton native Andrew Reid continued to live life large until he was killed in a shocking incident in Texas.
The Late Show - Remembering Gladys Cook (Episode 8)Aug 18, 2010 | 27:28The Late Show Remembering Gladys Cook (Episode 8) Audio
The Late Show Remembering Gladys Cook (Episode 8) Aug 18, 2010 | 27:28One of the first voices to speak out about the abuses in Canada's residential schools. A woman of great courage and forgiveness.
The Late Show - Artist Chava Rosenfarb (Episode 3)Jul 13, 2011 | 27:29The Late Show Artist Chava Rosenfarb (Episode 3) Audio
The Late Show Artist Chava Rosenfarb (Episode 3) Jul 13, 2011 | 27:29Chava Rosenfarb wrote her first poem when she was eight years old, in her hometown of Lodz, Poland. She developed her literary voice in the Lodz Ghetto during the Second World War. Later in the Nazi concentration camps, she continued to write poetry in her native Yiddish, scribbling the words on the ceiling above her bunk bed with a stub of a pencil. Chava managed to survive Auschwitz and Bergen Belsen. After the war, she moved to Montreal. Yet even as she raised her family and built a new life, she was compelled to relive her old one, to bear witness to the Holocaust and its effect on her beloved Lodz and its Jewish residents. Her life, her art, were dedicated not just to preserving those memories and the people who were lost, but to preserving Yiddish, the language of that lost era.
The Late Show - Remembering Walter Rudnicki (Episode 1)Jun 30, 2010 | 27:29The Late Show Remembering Walter Rudnicki (Episode 1) Audio
The Late Show Remembering Walter Rudnicki (Episode 1) Jun 30, 2010 | 27:29A man of integrity who was not afraid to break rules.
The Late Show - Storyteller George Blondin (Episode 3)Jul 14, 2010 | 27:28The Late Show Storyteller George Blondin (Episode 3) Audio
The Late Show Storyteller George Blondin (Episode 3) Jul 14, 2010 | 27:28George Blondin, storyteller, native activist, hunter....He unveiled the mystical and powerful world of medicine men.
The Late Show - A Joyful Existence (Episode 7)Aug 11, 2010 | 27:28The Late Show A Joyful Existence (Episode 7) Audio
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The Late Show - Captain David Trask (Episode 2)Jul 6, 2011 | 27:29The Late Show Captain David Trask (Episode 2) Audio
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The Late Show - Remembering Bryce Keller (Episode 4)Jul 20, 2011 | 27:28The Late Show Remembering Bryce Keller (Episode 4) Audio
The Late Show Remembering Bryce Keller (Episode 4) Jul 20, 2011 | 27:28Bryce Keller wanted to be a solider. His parents were concerned, but accepting as their son felt it was a calling. Even in his childhood in Regina, Saskatchewan, Bryce was described as a natural born leader. Someone you could always depend on. But it was in the last few moments of his life that defined the person he had become. It was August 3rd, 2006 - in one of the bloodiest days of fighting for Canadians in the Afghanistan War, Bryce Keller went above and beyond the call of duty. The young man's heroic actions saved the lives of many on that fateful day.
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The Late Show Animal Behaviourist Jon Lien (Episode 7) Jul 26, 2011 | 27:29Jon Lien was the Whale Man, a shaggy-haired Viking from South Dakota who saved hundreds of whales from certain death in the waters off Newfoundland; the animal behaviourist found a way to get the marine giants co-operation, to let him free them from the fishing nets they were trapped in. In the process, he helped two species - the fisherman and the whale - learn to co-exist. He was also a passionate professor; an organic farmer; and a man who loved life - and his family - in equal measure. Jon was and is an inspiration to those who seek new and innovative answers to old problems.

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