December 2012

David Bergen, Amanda Lang, Robert J. Sawyer

  "She's an outsider to others... but I think she's also an outsider to herself."-- David Bergen.  In this episode:* David Bergen on The Age of Hope. ...

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Gordon Pinsent, Douglas Gibson

  "I'm not going to stop and that's all there is to it.  I've got to keep going."-- Gordon Pinsent.  In this episode:* Gordon Pinsent on Next*...

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Shelagh's extended conversation with Douglas Gibson

Hugh MacLennan's novel Two Solitudes was published in 1945 - almost seventy years ago.  When it was selected as one of the five books for...

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Mystery Book Panel - Winter 2012

The holidays are here again.  'Tis the season for crime and intrigue... at least, that's what our Mystery Book Panel thinks.  As Margaret Cannon wisely says, there's...

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Shelagh's extended conversation with Gordon Pinsent

Gordon Pinsent's acting career has taken him from humble beginnings in Grand Falls, Newfoundland to Hollywood and back, most recently as a guest star on...

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Gordon Pinsent Contest (contest closed)

Shelagh Rogers and Gordon Pinsent have been friends for years.  Earlier this fall, Shelagh interviewed Gordon about his memoir Next on stage at the 2012 International...

Sandra Martin, Adam Gopnik

  "I'm not writing about death.  I mean, so and so died... that's a newsflash.  What I'm writing about is the life."-- Sandra Martin.  In this episode:*...

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Rick Mercer, Emma Donoghue, Neil Young bio

  "It's my sport.  I love politics."-- Rick Mercer.  In this episode:* Rick Mercer on A Nation Worth Ranting About* Emma Donoghue, author of Astray, answers...

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Childrens Book Panel - Winter 2012

'Tis the season for young and old to curl up with a great book.  Michele Landsberg and Ken Setterington, the members of our longstanding Children's...

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Jian Ghomeshi, Kathy Reichs

  "If I give you a mix tape, I'm clearly in love with you."-- Jian Ghomeshi.  In this episode: * Jian Ghomeshi on 1982* Kim Izzo on...

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Shelagh's extended conversation with Jian Ghomeshi

Most people know Jian Ghomeshi as the charismatic host of the hugely popular radio and television show Q.  But Jian wasn't always so confident.  In...

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