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Thursday, December 27, 2018: Ken Jeong, Amitava Kumar and more

Today on q: actor and comedian Ken Jeong, Tom Power and CBC Front Burner host Jayme Poisson play Fortnite, author Amitava Kumar.
Actor and comedian Ken Jeong, Tom Power and CBC Frontburner host Jayme Poisson play Fortnite, author Amitava Kumar. (Getty Images, Getty Images, Michael Lionstar)
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Today on q, with guest host Ali Hassan:

  • Ken Jeong joins us on stage at JFL42 to look back on his unexpected path from doctor to comedian.
  • Tom Power and CBC Front Burner host Jayme Poisson play Fortnite and discuss how the video game became a cultural and economic powerhouse in 2018.
  • Author Amitava Kumar reflects on what it means to leave your home country and throw yourself into a culture that's unfamiliar, exciting and alienating.

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