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Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020: Rumaan Alam, Christi Belcourt and more

Today on q: author Rumaan Alam, artist Christi Belcourt, director Edoardo Ponti.
Author Rumaan Alam, artist Christi Belcourt, director Edoardo Ponti and his mother Sophia Loren. (David A. Land, christibelcourt.com, Regine de Lazzaris/Netflix)

Today on q, with Tom Power:

  • Author Rumaan Alam tells us how he captured the existential dread of 2020 in his bestselling new novel Leave the World Behind.

  • Visual artist Christi Belcourt talks about her first-ever career retrospective, Uprising: The Power of Mother Earth, at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection.

  • Filmmaker Edoardo Ponti discusses what it was like to direct his famous mother, Sophia Loren, in his latest film The Life Ahead.

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