Canada Reads

How to tune in to Canada Reads

Watch, listen, download or stream — here's how to connect with Canada's title fight, your way.
The Canada Reads 2017 debates took place March 27–30, 2017. (CBC)

Here's what you need to know to tune in to Canada Reads. The links under Watch Online will be updated on each day of the debates. Any questions? Email us:

Watch online

March 27 to 30, 2017

Livestream @ 11 a.m. ET:

Replays (available soon after the debates):

Listen on CBC Radio One

March 27 to 30, 2017

Canada Reads will air on CBC Radio One at 11:05 a.m. ET, CT, MT, PT; at 1:05 p.m. in Atlantic Canada; and at 1:35 p.m. in Newfoundland and Labrador.

A repeat of the show will air at 8:05 p.m. local time, 8:35 p.m. in Newfoundland and Labrador. 

Watch on CBC Television

March 27 to 30, 2017

Canada Reads will air on CBC Television at 4 p.m. local time.

Download the podcast

March 27 to 30, 2017

New episodes of Canada Reads will be posted daily on CBC and on iTunes.


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