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Thursday, June 23, 2022: Tom Perrotta, Martha Schabas and more

Today on Q with guest host Talia Schlanger: novelist Tom Perrotta, dance critic and novelist Martha Schabas, comedian Isabel Kanaan.

Today on Q: Tom Perrotta, Martha Schabas, Isabel Kanaan

Novelist Tom Perrotta, dance critic and novelist Martha Schabas, comedian Isabel Kanaan. (Beowulf Sheehan, Liz Beddall, Submitted by Isabel Kanaan)

Today on Q with guest host Talia Schlanger:

  • Novelist Tom Perrotta talks about his new book, Tracy Flick Can't Win, which revisits his most iconic character, made famous by Reese Witherspoon in the movie adaptation of Election.

  • Dance critic and novelist Martha Schabas takes us through the history of Swan Lake and also touches on her latest book, My Face in the Light.

  • Comedian Isabel Kanaan tells us how her new sketch comedy series, Abroad, pulls directly from her experience immigrating to Canada from the Philippines when she was 16.

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