QSuperbetter author Jane McGonigal on the healing power of gamesSep 28, 2015 | 18:55Jane McGonigal is on a mission. The videogame designer says gaming can make us stronger, braver, more resilient people.
QMargaret Atwood's The Heart Goes Last, Elizabeth Gilbert's Big Magic, diversity in movies 09/30/2015Sep 30, 2015 | 1:16:54Canadian literary icon Margaret Atwood is back with believable dystopia, The Heart Goes Last. Eat Pray Love author Elizabeth Gilbert on the perils of ignoring your creative self. Plus, Every Single Word's Dylan Marron on who's missing from the movies.
QSalman Rushdie: 'I just wanted to create a world gone wrong'Sep 25, 2015 | 30:51Celebrated writer Salman Rushdie takes us into the world of his surreal new story, complete with moody genies and fantastical diseases.
QHow to gamify your life, George Carlin's kid Kelly, Tiger Beat at 50 09/28/2015Sep 28, 2015 | 1:16:02Superbetter author Jane McGonigal on why everyone should gamify their approach to life. George Carlin's daughter Kelly shares lessons learned from her unflinching father. Tiger Beat at 50: Can the tween magazine survive in the 21st century?
QKeith Richards re-imagined in Deanna Jones' one-woman showJan 5, 2015 | 19:51Ontario theatre artist Deanna Jones joins guest host Piya Chattopadhyay to discuss her lively Keith Richards One Woman Show, which will be featured as part of Calgary's High Performance Rodeo later this month.
Q"Welfare diets" for the middle classAug 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".