QNep hop: Could Kathmandu become a hip hop capital?Mar 4, 2015 | 19:57Youth in the small, largely poor South Asian nation are venting their frustrations through politically-charged lyrics and scathing rap battles.
QJake Shimabukuro brings genre-bending ukulele genius to Studio QMar 4, 2015 | 24:59Talented ukulelist Jake Shimabukuro performs live and speaks to his four-stringed approach to genres like jazz, blues, classical, flamenco and funk.
QMonsoon: Sturla Gunnarsson's new film spotlights "India's soul"Mar 4, 2015 | 19:51Documentary filmmaker Sturla Gunnarsson on chronicling the cultural and spiritual significance of monsoon season in India.
QSubversive tours of South African turn lens on touristsMar 3, 2015 | 19:59South African photographer Andiswa Mkhosi joins guest host Talia Schlanger to shares what happened when she turned her camera on affluent tourists and residents of a predominantly white Cape Town suburb.
QHow voice donors are combating the ubiquitous robovoiceMar 3, 2015 | 12:34Computerized voices are more likely to sound like robots than real people -- but VOCALiD founder Rupal Patel and a legion of "voice donors" are trying to change that.
QJeet This Week: House of Cards critics are missing the pointMar 3, 2015 | 10:11Gosh, insiders can be killjoys. Q's cultural critic Jeet Heer on why specialized knowledge can destroy one's ability to enjoy a show.
QThe Age of Love: What Steven Loring learned from speed-dating seniorsMar 2, 2015 | 22:50Filmmaker Steven Loring joins guest host Talia Schlanger to discuss his new film The Age of Love, his film about speed-dating seniors.
QMommy's Suzanne Clément on complicating the woman next doorMar 2, 2015 | 19:27Fresh off big wins at the Canadian Screen Awards, Mommy star Suzanne Clément shares why she intitally balked at the critically-acclaimed film.
QQ debate: Should music teachers ditch recorders for ukuleles?Feb 27, 2015 | 18:34The rising popularity of the ukulele has sparked a heated debate among music educators: should the small four-stringed guitar replace the recorder, an classic classroom standby, as an introductory instrument for kids?
QIlyasah Shabazz wants young readers to meet her dad, Malcolm XFeb 27, 2015 | 15:00Ilyasah Shabazz joins guest host Rachel Giese to discuss X, a young adult novel about her father Malcolm X's early years. X is a redemption story as compelling now as it was when it was in the iconic human rights activist's 1965 autobiography.
QMeet The Women Who Act With Patricia RozemaFeb 27, 2015 | 16:39Celebrated Canadian filmmaker Patricia Rozema is the subject of a new Barry Avrich-directed HBO documentary called The Women Who Act With Patricia Rozema.