QJohn Patrick Shanley on the power struggles between loversMar 23, 2015 | 19:12Guest host Piya Chattopadhyay catches up with John Patrick Shanley — acclaimed American playwright, screenwriter, film and theatre director — following the world premiere of his latest play, A Woman is a Secret.
QThe surprising case for "White History Month"Mar 23, 2015 | 13:11Elliot Ross of the popular blog Africa Is A Country discusses the White History Month project, and why so many examples of racism are left out of history textbooks.
QScrutinizing Mars One, John Patrick Shanley, White History Month, Hayden performs 03/23/2015Mar 23, 2015 | 1:16:51Will the Mars One project really make it off the ground? A candidate and journalist weigh in. Oscar-winning screenwriter John Patrick Shanley on embracing life's messiness. Elliot Ross on the surprising case for White History Month. Plus, Hayden performs!
QCanada Reads winning team on what's next for RuMar 20, 2015 | 17:21Cameron Bailey and winning author Kim Thúy share their reactions to the big win and why they feel the story of a young woman from Saigon can change attitudes across the country.
QHouse of Cards' Beau Willimon: 'The show isn't about politics'Mar 20, 2015 | 19:45House of Cards showrunner Beau Willimon doesn't think his political drama is cynical -- but then again, he admits optimism isn't always rosey.
QDavid & Me joyfully revised after wrongly convicted man freedMar 20, 2015 | 23:17David McCallum was wrongfully convicted of murder in 1985, when he was only 16 years old. Now the documentary about his life needs a bit of an edit.
QEtiquette bring twilight hour sound to Studio QMar 20, 2015 | 27:39Julie Fader and Graham Walsh of Etiquette -- partners in music and in life -- bring their intoxicating, sultry sound to Studio Q. Their debut record, Reminisce, is a wholly original sonic exploration.
QCanada Reads winners, House of Cards' Beau Willimon, David McCallum's freedom, Etiquette performs 03/20/2015Mar 20, 2015 | 1:42:59Canada Reads 2015 book champion Cameron Bailey and winning author Kim Thúy on Ru; House of Cards showrunner Beau Willimon on why Underwood's no cynic; David McCallum on freedom following a wrongful conviction; and Etiquette performs throughout the show!
QIs sexual abuse in youth sports more common than you know?Mar 19, 2015 | 16:25Discussing the prevalence of child abuse in youth competitive sports and how our culture's increased pressure on young athletes makes them more vulnerable.
QSexual abuse in youth sports, Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon 03/19/2015Mar 19, 2015 | 52:09As former Team Canada junior ski coach Bertrand Charest faces sexual assault allegations, we zoom out to ask whether child abuse in youth sports may be a wider problem. Plus, Kim Gordon, founding member of Sonic Youth, tells her story on her own terms.
QKC Adams stares down stereotypes against aboriginal peopleMar 18, 2015 | 19:57Visual artist KC Adams will soon be plastering racial slurs all over Winnipeg — but she won't let them go unchallenged. Her portrait series Perception examines the barefaced stereotypes routinely directed at Canada's Aboriginal Peoples.
Q(In)famous music critic Robert Christgau on how to rile up rock starsMar 18, 2015 | 20:59"Ignore the critics." It's advice you've probably received at some point. But as veteran pop music reviewer Robert Christgau can attest, some criticisms are harder to brush off.
QStaring down stereotypes, (in)famous music critic Robert ChristgauMar 18, 2015 | 52:04Winnipeg-based visual artist KC Adams on Perception, her portrait series challenging racial slurs routinely directed at Canada's aboriginal people. Plus, veteran music critic Robert Christgau on decades spent reviewing -- and riling up rockstars.