Friday, Nov. 10, 2017: Bassem Youssef, Amelia Curran and more

Today on q: comedian Bassem Youssef, q This featuring Raina Douris and Odario Williams, Icelandic artist Sturla Atlason, and musician Amelia Curran.
Today on q: comedian Bassem Youssef, q This featuring Raina Douris and Odario Williams, Icelandic artist Sturla Atlason, and musician Amelia Curran. (Getty Images, Sturla Atlas/Facebook, Cathy Irving/CBC)
Listen to the full episode1:15:45

Today on q, hosted by Tom Power: (1) 'We tell everybody that the emperor's naked': Bassem Youssef on the role of satirists; (2) hello, new Taylor: analyzing Taylor Swift's new album; (3) Sturla Atlason's musical tribute to Reykjavik, Iceland; (4) Amelia Curran on balancing both music and advocacy; (5) The Good Lovelies, Kaytranada and more: music from today's episode.

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