Thursday, January 10, 2019: Malcolm Gladwell, Vinnie Karetak and more

Today on q: journalist and author Malcolm Gladwell, actor Vinnie Karetak, gateway to the music of Chavela Vargas, Canada Reads host Ali Hassan.
Journalist and author Malcolm Gladwell, actor Vinnie Karetak, singer Chavela Vargas, Canada Reads host Ali Hassan. (Getty Images, qaggiavuut.ca, chavelavargasfilm.com, Peter Power/CBC )
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Today on q, with Tom Power:

  • Journalist and author Malcolm Gladwell turns his attention to music with a new podcast called Broken Record.
  • Actor Vinnie Karetak talks about his new play Kiviuq Returns and the importance of reclaiming Inuit folk legends.
  • Director Catherine Gund presents a gateway to the music of Chavela Vargas.
  • Canada Reads host Ali Hassan discusses the 2019 longlist for CBC's annual battle of the books. 

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