Jan 27, 2015 | 12:38Q Comedian Aparna Nancherla Video
Q Comedian Aparna Nancherla Jan 27, 2015 | 12:38Comedian Aparna Nancherla makes absurd jokes about little stuff, like Netflix, and big stuff, like race in America. She joins guest host Shad to discuss the political nature of her humour, and how breaking the fourth wall as a comic is important.
Jan 6, 2015 | 16:51Q Deanna Jones' "Keith Richards One Woman Show" Video
Q Deanna Jones' "Keith Richards One Woman Show" Jan 6, 2015 | 16:51Ontario theatre artist Deanna Jones joins guest host Piya Chattopadhyay to discuss her lively "Keith Richards One Woman Show". Jones reflects on the life and legend of the Rolling Stones guitarist, why she sees him as a "wise fool" and what we can learn from his story about the power of self-acceptance.
Dec 10, 2014 | 14:00Q Photographer Laurie Simmons Video
Q Photographer Laurie Simmons Dec 10, 2014 | 14:00American photographer and film artist Laurie Simmons joins guest host Piya Chattopadhyay to discuss photography's ability to objectify people, particularly women, and how artifice can represent a heightened reality.
Oct 24, 2014 | 15:38Q Cameron Esposito in Studio Q Video
Q Cameron Esposito in Studio Q Oct 24, 2014 | 15:38Fast rising LA comic, Cameron Esposito joins Jian to talk about her debut on network television, why she isn't afraid of hecklers, and how she mines her personal life for material.
Oct 23, 2014 | 3:30Q Justin Trudeau and popular culture Video
Q Justin Trudeau and popular culture Oct 23, 2014 | 3:30In this clip from his feature interview with Jian in Studio Q, Justin Trudeau expounds on his love of fiction and popular culture, and scoffs at claims that it's an indicator of an "undisciplined mind".
Oct 22, 2014 | 45:41Q Justin Trudeau - Q the Culture: Election 2015 Video
Q Justin Trudeau - Q the Culture: Election 2015 Oct 22, 2014 | 45:41Jian speaks with Liberal leader Justin Trudeau about his Canadian cultural platform, particularly on the future of many of the cultural institutions championed by his late father, former Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau.
Sep 22, 2014 | 20:21Q Jeanne Beker's politically charged fashion show Video
Q Jeanne Beker's politically charged fashion show Sep 22, 2014 | 20:21Jeanne Beker joins Jian to discuss the complex relationship between fashion and politics,as explored in her new exhibition at the Design Exchange in Toronto. In "Politics of Fashion|Fashion of Politics", the curator and longtime fashion authority looks at how clothing has been used as tool for political expression from 1960 to present day.
Sep 12, 2014 | 8:20Q Torquil takes on TIFF Video
Q Torquil takes on TIFF Sep 12, 2014 | 8:20In a very lively installation of Torquil Campbell's rant or rave column, Q's roving cultural correspondent passionately critiques the Toronto International Film Festival. And this time, folks, Jian steps in to play devil's advocate while Rich Aucoin and band looks on. Grab your popcorn -- this one's a show-stopper!