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Q is an energetic daily arts, culture and entertainment magazine that takes you on a smart and surprising ride, interviewing personalities and tackling the cultural issues that matter.

Q is an energetic daily arts, culture and entertainment magazine that takes you on a smart and surprising ride, interviewing personalities and tackling the cultural issues that matter.
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Q is an energetic daily arts, culture and entertainment magazine that takes you on a smart and surprising ride, interviewing personalities and tackling the cultural issues that matter.

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@CBCRadioQ

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English

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416-205-3700

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Episodes

Oct. 19: #MeToo: 3 women in the Canadian film & TV industry share their stories

10/19/2017
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Actors Kelly McCormack, Marni Van Dyk and Cara Gee open up about the sexual harassment and sexism they've experienced while working in the Canadian film industry.

Duration: 00:16:28


Oct. 19: The many sides of Grace Marks in Alias Grace

10/19/2017
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Canadian actor Sarah Gadon discusses her latest role as Grace Marks in Alias Grace, a CBC-TV adaptation of the famous Margaret Atwood book.

Duration: 00:20:42


Full episode: Sarah Gadon, sexism and harassment in the Canadian film & TV industry, Alan Doyle 10/19/17

10/19/2017
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Alias Grace star Sarah Gadon discusses the process of portraying the many sides of Grace Marks. Three women in the Canadian film and TV industry share their stories of sexism and harassment. Alan Doyle returns with a new album.

Duration: 01:15:44


Oct. 18: Stars' Torquil Campbell says Gord Downie was the 'gold standard of how to be an artist'

10/18/2017
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Stars singer Torquil Campbell shares his memories of Tragically Hip front man Gord Downie who died last night at the age of 53.

Duration: 00:08:25


Oct. 18: 'Gord taught me it's okay to dance': Arkells' Max Kerman recalls his time on tour with Gord Downie

10/18/2017
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Canadian band Arkells went on tour with the Tragically Hip back in 2013. Today, Max Kerman looks back at his time on the road with Gord Downie and what he learned from his time spent with him.

Duration: 00:10:13


Full episode: Gord Downie (1964-2017)

10/18/2017
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Gord Downie died last night at the age of 53. Today on the show, we speak to Arkells' Max Kerman, Stars' Torquil Campbell, Alan Doyle, Justin Rutledge, Laurie Brown and publisher Louise Dennys about the life, music and legacy of the Tragically Hip singer.

Duration: 01:19:11


Oct. 17: The Barr Brothers return to square one with Queens of the Breakers

10/17/2017
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The Montreal band is back with its third album. Hear the Barr Brothers perform new songs live in the q studio, and talk about the process behind their latest record.

Duration: 00:19:49


Oct. 17: How David Swinson went from being a cop to writing crime novels

10/17/2017
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The author discusses his many different careers over the years, from being a cop to writing about them in his series of successful crime novels.

Duration: 00:15:36


Oct. 17: Are there too many movie formats to choose from in theatres?

10/17/2017
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Pop culture contributor Anne T. Donahue shares her thoughts on the many movie formats being offered in movie theatres nowadays, from 3D to Dolby Atmos.

Duration: 00:07:20


Oct. 17: The politics and perseverance of MacArthur winner Jesmyn Ward

10/17/2017
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Author Jesmyn Ward opens up about writing, being politically aware in her work and how she almost quit writing after Hurricane Katrina hit her hometown.

Duration: 00:19:48


Full episode: Jesmyn Ward, David Swinson, The Barr Brothers 10/17/17

10/17/2017
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Author Jesmyn Ward opens up about writing and being politically aware in her work. How David Swinson went from being a cop to writing crime novels. The Barr Brothers return with their third album, Queens of the Breakers.

Duration: 01:07:12


Oct. 16: How the punk scene, politics and activism have evolved over the years, according to Propagandhi

10/16/2017
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Canadian punk-rock band Propagandhi is back with a new album and even more political topics to tackle, including colonialism, animal abuse and Donald Trump.

Duration: 00:18:58


Oct. 16: What happens when a show has bad fans?

10/16/2017
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q contributors Amanda Joy and John Semley discuss the latest news in film and television. This week, they tackle the recent Harvey Weinstein controversies, as well as Rick & Morty's Szechuan sauce outrage.

Duration: 00:16:28


Oct. 16: Bill Murray and Jan Vogler: an unlikely duo teams up for a musical collaboration

10/16/2017
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Iconic actor Bill Murray and virtuoso cellist Jan Vogler turned a chance encounter into a true collaboration on their new album together.

Duration: 00:20:15


Full episode: Bill Murray and Jan Vogler, Propagandhi's Chris Hannah 10/16/17

10/16/2017
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Actor Bill Murray and cellist Jan Vogler open up on the chance encounter that led to their exciting new musical collaboration. Propagandhi's Chris Hannah opens up about how the punk scene, politics and activism have evolved over the years.

Duration: 01:00:31


Oct. 13: Kim's Convenience star Andrew Phung's musical tribute to Calgary

10/13/2017
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Canadian actor Andrew Phung creates a playlist of songs that remind him of his hometown of Calgary, Alta.

Duration: 00:08:52


Oct. 13: Looking at the long-awaited new releases from Beck and Wu-Tang Clan

10/13/2017
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q This's Raina Douris and Odario Williams discuss new albums from artists Beck and the Wu-Tang Clan.

Duration: 00:12:13


Oct. 13: Ai Weiwei documents the human flow of the refugee crisis in his new film

10/13/2017
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World renowned artist Ai Weiwei shines a spotlight on the refugee crisis around the world in his new documentary, Human Flow.

Duration: 00:18:58


Full episode: Ai Weiwei, Andrew Phung, The Weather Station 10/13/17

10/13/2017
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Artist Ai Weiwei discusses his latest documentary about the global refugee crisis. Kim's Convenience star Andrew Phung gives us a block party playlist for Calgary, Alta. The Weather Station opens up about her new, self-titled album.

Duration: 01:02:17


Oct. 12: What it was like to grow up with Jeffrey Dahmer

10/12/2017
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Cartoonist Derf Backderf's latest graphic novel, My Friend Dahmer, tells the story of serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer, a person Backderf actually grew up with in Ohio.

Duration: 00:14:37

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