Monday, July 16, 2018: Courtney Barnett, Wendy McLeod MacKnight and more

Today on q: the q screen panel on Sacha Baron Cohen’s Who Is America?, Canadian author Wendy McLeod MacKnight, Canadian author Jen Sookfong Lee, author and comedian Josh Gondelman, singer-songwriter Courtney Barnett.
Today on q: the q screen panel on Sacha Baron Cohen’s Who Is America?, Canadian author Wendy McLeod MacKnight, Canadian author Jen Sookfong Lee, author and comedian Josh Gondelman, singer-songwriter Courtney Barnett. (Wendy McLeod MacKnight, ECW Press, Vivian Rashotte/CBC)
Listen to the full episode1:17:34

Today on q, with guest host Talia Schlanger: (1) Ivan Decker, Tina Hassannia and Amanda Parris dig into the relevance of Sacha Baron Cohen's new show, Who Is America?; (2) Canadian author Wendy McLeod MacKnight discusses her new children's book, The Frame-Up; (3) Canadian author Jen Sookfong Lee explores how Gus Van Sant's My Own Private Idaho brought the marginal into the mainstream; (4) author and comedian Josh Gondelman picks a comedy album that will serve as the perfect gateway for people interested in stand-up; (4) singer-songwriter Courtney Barnett performs live from her new album Tell Me How You Really Feel.