QBlack Friday antidote, Foxcatcher dir. Bennett Miller, Death Metal Angola, Elliott Brood performs 11/28/2014Nov 28, 2014 | 1:43:01Sarah Lazarovic on how to stop impulse buying pretty things. Foxcatcher director Bennett Miller on his unnerving new drama. Death Metal Angola director Jeremy Xido on hardcore healing. Juno winners Elliott Brood perform four songs from Work and Love.
QKiller Mike on Ferguson, Daily Show alum Wyatt Cenac, Marco Polo actress Olivia ChengNov 27, 2014 | 1:16:09Killer Mike of Run the Jewels on Ferguson and black skin as "scarlet letter". Former Daily Show correspondent Wyatt Cenac on Brooklyn, Ferguson and his former idol Bill Cosby. Rising actress Olivia Cheng on Marco Polo and complicating the concubine.
QJason Segel's Nightmares, Ryan Adams performs, Shane Koyczan anti-bullying opera 11/26/2014Nov 26, 2014 | 1:15:57Jason Segel on his new children's book, Nightmares, and why saying there's "nothing to fear" is the wrong message for kids. Ryan Adams performs from his self-titled new album. Spoken word poet Shane Koyczan on turning his anti-bullying poems into opera.
QWilliam Gibson's The Peripheral, Caribou performs, Harry Styles erotica 11/25/2014Nov 25, 2014 | 1:16:58William Gibson on The Peripheral and making sense of the unthinkable present through sci-fi. Polaris winner Caribou explores love, loss and fatherhood in Our Love. Writer Anna Todd on her Harry Styles erotica and the growing thirst for for fan fiction.
QHarry Shearer plays Nixon, Martha C. Nussbaum on self-disgust, World War Z's Max Brooks 11/24/2014Nov 24, 2014 | 1:16:38Harry Shearer on getting into Richard Nixon's skin for the new YouTube series, Nixon's the One. Martha C. Nussbaum on loving our (ageing) bodies, ourselves. Max Brooks on the troubling comparison many are making between his book World War Z and Ebola.
QAuthor and investigative reporter Linden MacIntyre. 1980s icon Brooke Shields. Comic actor Terry Crews. Elvira Kurt's Cultural Hall of Shame. Electropop singer/songwriter Lowell performs. 11/21/2014Nov 21, 2014 | 1:42:55Author and investigative journalist Linden MacIntyre bids farewell to the CBC. Brooke Shields talks about her memoir and her mom. Actor Terry Crews on feminism. Plus, Elvira Kurt's Cultural Hall of Fame, and electropop sensation Lowell performs live!
QWasting Time on the Internet course, Singer-songwriter Jenn Grant, Point and Shoot documentary 11/20/2014Nov 20, 2014 | 1:15:42Prof Kenneth Goldsmith on his course Wasting Time on the Internet. Jenn Grant on her record Compostela. Point and Shoot doc subject Matthew Van Dyke.
QJournalist Alex Marshall on the songs of ISIS. Oscar winner Louis Gossett Jr. Denver Post writer Jake Browne on reviewing pot. 11/19/2014Nov 19, 2014 | 1:11:48Journalist Alex Marshall talks about how ISIS is turning traditional music into propaganda. Oscar-winning actor Louis Gossett Jr. talks about his role in The Book of Negroes. Denver Post writer Jake Browne is America's first mainstream "pot critic."
QAuthor Anne Rice, musicians Alt-J, indigenous filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin 11/18/2014Nov 18, 2014 | 1:15:57Anne Rice on her return to The Vampire Chronicles. Mercury Prize winning British indie-rockers Alt-J perform live in Studio Q. Plus, indigenous filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin on her new documentary Trick or Treaty?
QQ sports panel: FIFA's ethics report and violence in sportNov 17, 2014 | 20:40Q's sports culture panel returns with a discussion of FIFA's controversial ethics report and the media's shifting coverage of violence in sport.
QBest-selling author Adam Mansbach, musicians Mother Mother, Sports Culture Panel 11/17/2014Nov 17, 2014 | 1:10:47Best-selling author Adam Mansbach on his latest profane kids book. Vancouver band Mother Mother perform live. The Q Sports Culture Panel discuss FIFA's controversial ethics report and the media's shifting coverage of violence in sports.
QHorror author R.L. Stine, comedian Jim Gaffigan, photographer Laurie Simmons, musician Amelia Curran 11/14/2014Nov 14, 2014 | 1:42:11Goosebumps author R.L. Stine on reviving the Fear Street franchise. Comedian Jim Gaffigan defends bad food and feeding your id. Photographer Laurie Simmons on her unsettling portraits of human dolls. Plus, singer-songwriter Amelia Curran performs live!
QMegan Amram's pink science, Spandau Ballet's reunion, Ruben Östlund's Force Majeure 11/13/2014Nov 13, 2014 | 1:16:09Comedian and Twitter sensation Megan Amram on her über-pink parody textbook, Science ... for Her! Tony Hadley and Gary Kemp on Spandau Ballet's big split and grand reunion. Swedish director Ruben Östlund on Force Majeure and the wounded male ego.
QEdward Snowden doc, Richard Williams on tough love, B.C. artist Lou-ann Neel 11/12/2014Nov 12, 2014 | 1:10:53Citizenfour director Laura Poitras on her in-person interviews with NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden. Venus and Serena's father Richard Williams on his unflinching approach to coaching. Indigenous artist Lou-ann Neel on the fight against "fakelore".
QGiller winner Sean Michaels, comedian Maria Bamford, cat videos as art 11/11/2014Nov 11, 2014 | 1:12:55First-time novelist Sean Michaels reflects on his 2014 Giller Prize win. Strikingly original stand-up comic Maria Bamford on finding humour in dark subjects. Best of Q: Just For Cats curator Scott Stulen on the artistic merit of cat videos.