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September 17-18 The Weekend Arts Magazine

Join host Mack Furlong and hear all about: books - Hector Earle’s Death of a Race and Marshall Godwin’s Belle Maro, both, coincidentally, about Beothucks; theatre - the Art Andrews Dance Party-inspired Rock Around the Clock, and the Fringe Festival hit Dying Hard both go on provincial tour; art and craft - textile artist Rachel Ryan and gold/silversmith Donald Stuart both open exhibits at the Craft Council Gallery in St. John’s; and music - Catcher appears on Liner Notes with their new release May You Live in Interesting Times.

Plus, play the Giller Game! Call the Weekend Arts Magazine at our phone number below, tell us what your dream library would contain, and you could win a complete collection of this year’s long list books for the Giller Prize! We’ll air some of the best responses on the show and announce the winner on Sunday, September 25th. Deadline for your dream library wishes is noon, Friday, September 23rd. While you’re at it, go to and enter their “Select Your Shortlist” contest and you could win a $1,000.00 gift certificate to shop at Chapters. Win with Weekend AM!

The Weekend Arts Magazine airs from 6 to 9:30 island time - 5:30 to 9:00 in parts of Labrador - on Saturday and Sunday mornings on CBC Radio 1.