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Montreal teacher fired for starring in vintage erotic films

"It was a little, little, little part of my career, for Pete's sake!" says Jaqueline Laurent-Auger.

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The authentic Dolly Parton

TSE "music man" Robert Harris discusses why the "backwoods barbie" is a phenomenon.

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Neil Young

The rock icon opens up on life and love of cars in his new memoir 'Super Deluxe'

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Me, Myself and Us - how our personalities shape our lives

Psychologist Brian Little tell how your personality affects your life and what you can do about it.

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CBC Discusses

A listen to some of the early days of CBC Radio in the late 1930s and 1940s. One of the popular formats for programs was a discussion club. Rewind explores “Who has has it better: the barbarian or the civilized man?” and “Are Canadians too polite?"

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Buddy MacMaster: The Godfather of Cape Breton Fiddling

An hour of the godfather of Cape Breton fiddling, Buddy MacMaster, who died last August. In the spring he was honoured by one of North America’s largest folk music organizations, joining the ranks of Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie, Joan Baez and Stan Rogers.

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The Waltonsteins: A Family's Secret

A documentary that tells the story of a family with a terrible secret, a secret born of fear that cost all its members. It’s called The Waltonsteins and demonstrates the power of radio itself: its capability of sharing profound, moving intimate stories.

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Jim Morrison: Rock and Roll Poet for a Generation

In 1970 one of the hottest names in popular music was Jim Morrison of The Doors. Morrison represented a generation in turmoil. Rewind presents an interview with Jim Morrison a year before he died; an interview that is both thoughtful and earnest.

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Lost Innocence- Wartime Romance

To mark the 75th anniversary of the start of the Second World War, Rewind presents Lost Innocence, an hour that tells the stories of young people in wartime. You’ll hear stories of love and loss, romance and heartbreak, all with the backdrop of war.

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Norman Bethune: China's Hero

2014 marks the 75th anniversary of the death of Dr. Norman Bethune. He was a surgeon, innovator, Communist and controversial Canadian and every Chinese school child knows his name. But in Canada, his legacy has been more complicated.

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Rewind Goes Back to School

Rewind goes back to school to celebrate teachers and students, chalkboards and laptops, shiny new pencils and smart phones.

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The Beatles Come to Canada!

Late summer 1964. The hottest musical group was the Beatles. Their first hit, Love Me Do topped the charts, they had appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show and toured the U.S., and now they were coming to Canada. Teenage girls everywhere fainted at the news.

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The Guess Who Part Two

On Rewind, part two of a look at Canada’s first supergroup: the Guess Who.

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The Guess Who Part Two- podcast

The second program about Canada’s first supergroup- the Guess Who. After numerous hits and international success, they called it quits. But as Randy Bachman describes it, he wasn’t hurting for money.

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The Guess Who Part One- podcast

The birth of Canada’s first supergroup- Winnipeg’s own Guess Who. CBC Radio played a part in their early success.

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The Guess Who: Part One

The birth of Canada’s first supergroup- Winnipeg’s own Guess Who. CBC Radio played a part in their early success.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:22:15]


Alice Munro- Nobel prize winner

Rewind presents an hour long vintage conversation between Peter Gzowski, long time host of CBC Radio's Morningside, and the brilliant short story writer Alice Munro, who won the Nobel Prize for literature last fall.

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Robots

Robots might bring to mind a vision of a machine on two legs, more the stuff of science fiction than reality. But in fact, robots are all around us. They pick products in warehouses, manufacture cars and drive the trains on Vancouver’s LRT system

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Jesse Winchester

An hour of songs and stories from the late great singer songwriter Jesse Winchester. In 1967 he left his home in Memphis to evade the American draft. What he found was a cold Montreal winter.

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The Death of the Penny

Rewind takes a look at the dear-departed penny. Goodbye to the sweaty, metallic smell of the smallest of coins.Goodbye to a pocket full of change messing up the lines of our fancy pants. Goodbye to a coin with which you could buy nothing.

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Teen Idols

An hour about heartthrobs, obsessions, infatuations, in short, teen idols. From Elvis Presley to Justin Bieber, with a little Paul Anka, Beatles, Donny Osmond and Leif Garrett thrown in for good measure. And of course, David Cassidy.

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Nancy Drew and the Hardy Boys

The Mystery of the Girl Sleuth Nancy Drew and Boy Detectives The Hardy Boys. An examination of the enduring appeal of this long running series.

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Hitchhiking letters

Jeff Goodes reads some of your letters about your experiences with hitchhiking.

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Margaret Atwood: A Portrait

A portrait of one of our foremost Canadian writers: Margaret Atwood. She is truly a literary giant, first making her mark as a poet, then a short story writer, essayist, critic and novelist.

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In Praise of Summer

Summer, just the word makes you want to loosen your tie, peel off your tights, kick off your shoes, break out the shorts and take it easy. Rewind celebrates the season.

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Soccer: Just for Kids?

Soccer, is it just for kids? As World Cup gets underway in Brazil, Rewind asks a question North Americans have been trying to answer for decades: with so many children playing soccer, why aren't they interested in the game when they grow up?

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D-Day- 70 Years Later

2014 marks the 70th anniversary of one of the most significant days in Canadian history. June 6 , 1944 known as D-Day, and it marks the beginning of the end of the Second World War. Sounds and stories from the soldiers and reporters who were there.

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Farley Mowat and Grey Owl: Passionate Crusaders for the Wilderness

A portrait of two controversial men who cared passionately about the environment. First, Farley Mowat, who changed public opinion on the wolf. The other is Grey Owl, who entranced people with stories of life in a cabin in the woods.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:55:00]


Beverley McLachlin- Supreme Justice

An hour with The Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin. Since 2000 she’s been the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, but when Peter Gzowski interviewed her in 1998 she was already one of this country’s most brilliant and accomplished justices.

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The Royal Tour of 1939

Seventy- five years ago, in 1939, Canadians were excited that for the first time ever, their reigning monarchs would be coming for a royal tour. CBC Radio went all out to cover the event. Rewind presents some of the sounds of the tour.

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Jesse Winchester

Jesse Winchester was one of Canada's most well known draft dodgers, a man who both performed his own songs and wrote them for other musicians. When he died in April, there was an outpouring of affection and reminiscence.

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War Correspondents

There have always been story tellers in our midst- around the fire, at the bedside, on the stage. Rewind tells the story of some of CBC Radio's legendary war correspondents with the help of two of our best- Derek Stoffel and Margaret Evans.

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Margaret Visser

An hour of the social anthropologist Margaret Visser. She tells fascinating stories about the every day- everything from salt to hair, dining to bathing.

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