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.
QAn open letter to working moms, David Treuer's Prudence 03/17/2015Mar 17, 2015 | 54:00Why Katharine Zaleski is apologizing to the working moms she once judged. Plus, celebrated author David Treuer on modern aboriginal history and his new WWII novel, Prudence.
Q'Awkward black girl' Issa Rae on smashing stereotypesMar 16, 2015 | 15:10For writer and comedian Issa Rae, embarrassing moments are central to her identity. Today she joins guest host Jelena Adzic to discuss her new memoir, The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl.
Q'Awkward black girl' Issa Rae, Tom Cochrane performs 03/16/2015Mar 16, 2015 | 54:00Comedian and 'awkward black girl' Issa Rae on embracing the social clumsiness in us all. Cancon icon Tom Cochrane performs from Take It Home, his first new record since 2006, in Studio Q. Plus, we help CBC Music kick off Searchlight!
QThe Moth's Ophira Eisenberg on the rise of live storytellingMar 13, 2015 | 17:29Stand-up comedian Ophira Eisenberg, the quick-witted host of NPR's trivia show Ask Me Another, hosted The Moth's first-ever Mainstage event in Canada
QThe Americans' Graham Yost on what it's like to run the showMar 13, 2015 | 23:01Canadian showrunner and screenwriter Graham Yost talks about his two critically acclaimed TV series The Americans and Justified.
QCultural Hall of Shame: Elvira Kurt takes aim at interactive BarbieMar 13, 2015 | 5:37The new Hello Barbie doll records conversations with your child, and Q's Cultural Hall of Shame curator Elvira Kurt says that's creepy.