Friday, June 17, 2011 | Categories: Q Weekly Update |
MONDAY Meow Meow
TUESDAY Maya Soetoro-Ng
WEDNESDAY Effed Up
THURSDAY Peter Bart
FRIDAY Handsome Furs
Monday: Media blogger and professor Jeff Jarvis on full news articles vs. live tweets. Internationally acclaimed cabaret queen Meow Meow on her unique brand of kamikaze cabaret and performance-art exotica. Q's Sports Culture Panel.
Tuesday: Professor, author and half-sister of Barack Obama, Maya Soetoro-Ng talks about her new children's book Ladder to the Moon.
Wednesday: Canadian hardcore band Effed Up talk about and perform from their new rock opera LP David Comes To Life. Canadian comedian Tom Green on his forthcoming mockumentary Prankstar.
Thursday: Clive Thompson on the strange story of a web site with its own currency, selling hard drugs. American journalist and film producer Peter Bart on his new book Infamous Players, about the history of Mob influence in Hollywood.
Friday: Acclaimed indie act, Montreal-based husband-and-wife duo Handsome Furs perform from their new album, Sound Kapital. Q 's Media Panel.
Audio is available the day following the broadcast.