Dec 29, 2011 | 1:14:46Q December 29, 2011 Audio
Q December 29, 2011 Dec 29, 2011 | 1:14:46A two-part Canadian broadcast exclusive interview with Icelandic music icon Bjork on her musical app album "Biophilia". Comic artist Kate Beaton discusses her book "Hark! A Vagrant".
Dec 28, 2011 | 1:13:25Q December 28, 2011 Audio
Q December 28, 2011 Dec 28, 2011 | 1:13:25The Best of Q: Médecins Sans Frontières' Marilyn McHarg on why it may be time to stop using famine photos for charity. Actress, memoirist and activist Jane Fonda on her book "Prime Time". An unpaid "Black Swan" intern on why he's out to expose unethical work practices in the film business.
Dec 27, 2011 | 1:10:22Q December 27, 2011 Audio
Q December 27, 2011 Dec 27, 2011 | 1:10:22The Bests of Q: A Q debate -is motherhood a glass ceiling for women? Genre-busting Oakland band tUnE-yArDs performs live in Studio Q. Playwright, author and AIDS activist Larry Kramer on the revival of his 1985 play "The Normal Heart."
Dec 26, 2011 | 1:11:43Q December 26, 2011 Audio
Q December 26, 2011 Dec 26, 2011 | 1:11:43The Best of Q: Author Jennifer McLagan on her cookbook "Odd Bits: How to Cook the Rest of the Animal." UK rock band Elbow performs live in Studio Q. Authors Rachel Manija Brown and Sherwood Smith on the unspoken rule that gay characters aren't welcome in Young Adult novels.
Dec 23, 2011 | 1:40:32Q December 23, 2011 Audio
Q December 23, 2011 Dec 23, 2011 | 1:40:32Comedian and actor Margaret Cho reflects on portraying Kim Jong-Il. Karolyn Grimes, the child actor who played Zuzu in It's A Wonderful Life. We revisit a Q Christmas favourite: the cast reunion of voice actors from the Rudolph TV Christmas special. Elvira Kurt.
Dec 22, 2011 | 1:13:38Q December 22, 2011 Audio
Q December 22, 2011 Dec 22, 2011 | 1:13:38Spiked editor Brendan O'Neill explains how the UK phone hacking scandal has snow-balled through mis-reporting. Q's UNZIPPED series continues with UK author Lucy Siegle on the consequences of our addiction to "fast fashion". Sweet Invention author Michael Krondl provides a cultural history of dessert.
Dec 21, 2011 | 1:15:09Q December 21, 2011 Audio
Q December 21, 2011 Dec 21, 2011 | 1:15:09Cuban filmmaker Alejandro Brugues on his satirical new zombie comedy "Juan of the Dead". Absurdist comic Demetri Martin on his distinctive brand of humour. And Salon editor Thomas Rogers on trying to hold on to his Canadian accent in the States.
Dec 20, 2011 | 1:12:27Q December 20, 2011 Audio
Q December 20, 2011 Dec 20, 2011 | 1:12:27We explore a new exhibition about the shameful 19th century practice of "human zoos". German filmmaker Wim Wenders on his new 3D dance documentary "Pina". Country folk rockers Cuff The Duke perform from their new record "Morning Comes".
Dec 19, 2011 | 1:11:25Q December 19, 2011 Audio
Q December 19, 2011 Dec 19, 2011 | 1:11:25Q's Modern Love series continues with a Q Debate: Is the institution of marriage outdated? Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Annie Clark, aka St. Vincent, performs from her new record "Strange Mercy". Q's Sports Culture Panel reconvenes.
Dec 16, 2011 | 1:39:41Q December 16, 2011 Audio
Q December 16, 2011 Dec 16, 2011 | 1:39:41Ontario singer-songwriter Daniel Romano. The Sound of Music in Salzburg. Q's final Media Panel of 2011. A look back at late critic, journalist and author Christopher Hitchens. Elvira Kurt's Cultural Hall of Shame.
Dec 15, 2011 | 54:07Q December 15, 2011 Audio
Q December 15, 2011 Dec 15, 2011 | 54:07We launch Q's new series Modern Love with a Q Debate: Is sex addiction a disease or cultural phenomenon? Singer/songwriter Adam Cohen, son of Leonard, performs from his record "Like A Man". The case for compensating, and taking the heroism out of organ donation.
Dec 14, 2011 | 1:09:15Q December 14, 2011 Audio
Q December 14, 2011 Dec 14, 2011 | 1:09:15Sesame Street launches its Pakistan edition with the hopes of spreading a message of tolerance and diversity. North Carolina singer/songwriter Ryan Adams discusses and performs from his latest record Ashes & Fire. Torquil Campbell rants, or perhaps raves.
Dec 13, 2011 | 1:12:37Q December 13, 2011 Audio
Q December 13, 2011 Dec 13, 2011 | 1:12:37Fashion bloggers and their close relationship with major fashion labels; Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi on his new autobiography "Iron Man: My Journey through Heaven and Hell with Black Sabbath." Plus, working out in the workplace.
Dec 12, 2011 | 1:10:55Q December 12, 2011 Audio
Q December 12, 2011 Dec 12, 2011 | 1:10:55Former NHL hockey player Sheldon Kennedy on combatting child abuse and bullying. 92-year-old mystery writer PD James on her new book, "Death Comes to Pemberley". Q's Sports Culture Panel takes on fighting in professional hockey.