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    Q - Author David Lagercrantz on his new novel The Girl in the Spider's WebAug 27, 2015 | 20:27Q Author David Lagercrantz on his new novel The Girl in the Spider's Web Audio
    Q Author David Lagercrantz on his new novel The Girl in the Spider's Web Aug 27, 2015 | 20:27Shad talks to David Lagercrantz about his new novel The Girl in the Spider's Web and what it says about the legacy of Stieg Larsson and his original trilogy. The book is facing vocal opposition, including from Stieg Larsson's widow.
    Q - Remembering Oliver Sacks, the truth about dolphins, the future of jazz 09/01/15Sep 1, 2015 | 1:14:58Q Remembering Oliver Sacks, the truth about dolphins, the future of jazz 09/01/15 Audio
    Q Remembering Oliver Sacks, the truth about dolphins, the future of jazz 09/01/15 Sep 1, 2015 | 1:14:58Lawrence Weschler on his friend, the late Oliver Sacks. 'Voices in the Ocean' author Susan Casey on the truth about dolphins. Jazz singer Jill Barber and journalist Soraya Nadia McDonald on pop stars who try on jazz and what it means for the genre.
    Q - Billy Connolly on "gettin' on with it" when all goes wrongAug 31, 2015 | 16:55Q Billy Connolly on "gettin' on with it" when all goes wrong Audio
    Q Billy Connolly on "gettin' on with it" when all goes wrong Aug 31, 2015 | 16:55Scottish comedian Billy Connolly on mining his Parkinson's Disease diagnosis for taboo-busting material.
    Q - Daniel Romano, gun culture, Joan Didion biographer, ruby slippers mystery 08/28/2015Aug 28, 2015 | 1:16:22Q Daniel Romano, gun culture, Joan Didion biographer, ruby slippers mystery 08/28/2015 Audio
    Q Daniel Romano, gun culture, Joan Didion biographer, ruby slippers mystery 08/28/2015 Aug 28, 2015 | 1:16:22Friday Live with Daniel Romano. AJ Somerset on the evolution of gun culture. Tracy Daugherty on his new Joan Didion biography The Last Love Song. Morgan White on the unsolved theft of Judy Garland's ruby slippers.
    Q - Iceberg Slim: Life lessons from an unlikely luminarySep 3, 2015 | 18:45Q Iceberg Slim: Life lessons from an unlikely luminary Audio
    Q Iceberg Slim: Life lessons from an unlikely luminary Sep 3, 2015 | 18:45You may not know his name, but controversial pimp-turned-writer Robert Beck — better known as Iceberg Slim — has had a major impact on pop culture.
    Q - The weird and wonderful (but mostly weird) world of dolphinsSep 1, 2015 | 26:04Q The weird and wonderful (but mostly weird) world of dolphins Audio
    Q The weird and wonderful (but mostly weird) world of dolphins Sep 1, 2015 | 26:04Voices in the Ocean author Susan Casey explores our cultural fascination with, and misconceptions about, dolphins.
    Q - The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep, The Girl in the Spider's Web, Donnie Dumphy 08/27/2015Aug 27, 2015 | 1:15:38Q The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep, The Girl in the Spider's Web, Donnie Dumphy 08/27/2015 Audio
    Q The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep, The Girl in the Spider's Web, Donnie Dumphy 08/27/2015 Aug 27, 2015 | 1:15:38Carl-Johan Ehrlin and Tracey Ruiz on The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep. David Lagercrantz on The Girl in the Spider's Web. Leon Parsons and Nik Sexton on Donnie Dumphy: How To Be Deadly. Shad on the challenges of commitment.
    Q - q pop culture panel: 1D, David Foster Wallace, Taylor vs. MileyAug 26, 2015 | 26:42Q q pop culture panel: 1D, David Foster Wallace, Taylor vs. Miley Audio
    Q q pop culture panel: 1D, David Foster Wallace, Taylor vs. Miley Aug 26, 2015 | 26:42q's pop culture panel convenes to discuss One Direction's legacy, why David Foster Wallace's estate is so opposed to the new film about him, and whether Taylor Swift or Miley Cyrus is a better role model for young women.
    Q - Becoming David Bowie, q pop culture panel, the case for saving VHS 09/02/2015Sep 2, 2015 | 1:16:10Q Becoming David Bowie, q pop culture panel, the case for saving VHS 09/02/2015 Audio
    Q Becoming David Bowie, q pop culture panel, the case for saving VHS 09/02/2015 Sep 2, 2015 | 1:16:10Professor Will Brooker explains why he's living like David Bowie for a year. q's pop culture panel weighs in on the VMAs, beauty pageants and horror master Wes Craven. Yale librarian David Gary makes the case for preserving B movies on VHS tape.
    Q - Can going viral get you votes?Aug 25, 2015 | 22:28Q Can going viral get you votes? Audio
    Q Can going viral get you votes? Aug 25, 2015 | 22:28Is the pressure to be "cool" online helping politicians reach a new audience or just distracting us from the real issues?
    Q - Listen to Q's new theme musicApr 20, 2015 | 1:11Q Listen to Q's new theme music Audio
    Q Listen to Q's new theme music Apr 20, 2015 | 1:11Juno award-winning artist Afie Jurvanen — better known as Bahamas — created this insistent but not overpowering theme.
    Q - Slave-era roots of BBQ, re-framing Iceberg Slim, The Sex Myth 09/03/2015Sep 3, 2015 | 1:14:51Q Slave-era roots of BBQ, re-framing Iceberg Slim, The Sex Myth 09/03/2015 Audio
    Q Slave-era roots of BBQ, re-framing Iceberg Slim, The Sex Myth 09/03/2015 Sep 3, 2015 | 1:14:51Culinary historian Michael W. Twitty on why foodies need to know barbecue history. Justin Gifford on pimp-turned-unlikely luminary Iceberg Slim. Do you worry that other people's sex lives are more exciting than your own? Rachel Hills would like a word.
    Q - Dan Savage on Ashley Madison, q pop culture panel, The Slants 08/26/2015Aug 26, 2015 | 1:15:49Q Dan Savage on Ashley Madison, q pop culture panel, The Slants 08/26/2015 Audio
    Q Dan Savage on Ashley Madison, q pop culture panel, The Slants 08/26/2015 Aug 26, 2015 | 1:15:49Dan Savage on the Ashley Madison hack and fallout. q pop culture panel on One Direction, the new David Foster Wallace biopic, and Taylor Swift vs. Miley Cyrus. The Slants' bassist Simon Tam on the band's battle to trademark their name.
    Q - "Welfare diets" for the middle classAug 18, 2015 | 23:23Q "Welfare diets" for the middle class Audio
    Q "Welfare diets" for the middle class Aug 18, 2015 | 23:23We talk to cookbook author Leanne Brown and food security activist Christina Palassio about the willingness of the middle class to cook recipes from the "welfare diet".
    Q - Searchlight: Meet the final 4 acts in Canada's annual talent huntMay 12, 2015 | 17:33Q Searchlight: Meet the final 4 acts in Canada's annual talent hunt Audio
    Q Searchlight: Meet the final 4 acts in Canada's annual talent hunt May 12, 2015 | 17:33Dan Boeckner, Jenn Grant and Saukrates reveal their pick for Searchlight finalist, plus the musician with the most audience support.

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