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On this show: profile of Toronto writer Andrew Pyper as his second novel The Trade Mission gets published. Writer Ann-Marie MacDonald talks about the writing process. Host Tina Srebotnjak interviews Ontario writer Nino Ricci about his new book Testament. Recommended reading from the disc jockeys at radio station Q107.
Coming at a moment of profound political and social crisis, What Is Democracy? reflects on a word we too often take for granted. Featuring a diverse cast including celebrated philosophers, trauma surgeons, factory workers, refugees, and politicians.
Denise Ho: Becoming the Song explores the openly gay singer's remarkable journey from Cantopop superstar to outspoken political activist, putting her life and career on the line to support the struggle for democracy and freedom in Hong Kong.
In this episode, we're in the east of Britain. Finds Include revelations from 'Britain's Pompeii,' the theatre where Shakespeare premiered Romeo and Juliet and Henry V, and evidence that we may have found the location of the Battle of Barnet.