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Thursday, April 26, 2018: Meg Wolitzer, Jessica Leski

Today on q: author Meg Wolitzer, author Justina Ireland, Nils Edenloff's Fort McMurray block party, filmmaker Jessica Leski.
Today on q: author Meg Wolitzer, author Justina Ireland, Nils Edenloff's Fort McMurray block party, filmmaker Jessica Leski. (Nina Subin, Vanessa Heins, Harper Collins Canada, jessicaleski.com.au )

Today on q, with guest host Jael Richardson: (1) author Meg Wolitzer discusses her new novel The Female Persuasion, which deals with female mentorship, power, ambition and how a single encounter can forever change a person; (2) author Justina Ireland talks about the inspirations behind her post-American Civil War zombie tale, Dread Nation; (3) The Rural Alberta Advantage's Nils Edenloff shares his q block party dedicated to Fort McMurray, Alta; (4) filmmaker Jessica Leski takes us inside the fascinating world of boy band fangirls.

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