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[19 Jan 2015]

Norman Armour, artistic and executive director of the PuSh International Performing Arts Festival joins Joseph Planta to discuss the acclaimed festival, which begins 20 January (and runs to 08 February) 2015.

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[15 Jan 2015]

The healthy aging advocate, host of PBS series Classical Stretch, and former ballerina Miranda Esmonde-White discusses her recent book, Aging Backwards: 10 Years Younger and Ten Years Lighter in 30 Minutes a Day (Random House, 2014), with Joseph Planta.

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[12 Jan 2015]

The award-winning actor and satirist Harry Shearer of The Simpsons and This is Spinal Tap fame, discusses Richard Nixon, and playing the former president in a new series, Nixon’s the One, based on Nixon’s White House tapes, with Joseph Planta.

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[23 Dec 2014]

The writer and poet Patrick Lane discusses his latest collection of poems, Washita (Harbour Publishing, 2014), writing, poetry, and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[22 Dec 2014]

The Globe and Mail multimedia reporter Andrea Woo discusses her work as a reporter, journalism, and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[21 Dec 2014]

The crossword designer Gwen Sjogren discusses crossword puzzles, and her latest collection, O Canada Crosswords Book 15 (Nightwood Editions, 2014), and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[20 Dec 2014]

The journalist, author and professor of journalism, Marc Edge discusses his new book, Greatly Exaggerated: The Myth of the Death of Newspapers (New Star Books, 2014), with Joseph Planta.

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[19 Dec 2014]

Harbour Publishing’s Howard White discusses his father, Frank White’s new memoir That Went by Fast: My First Hundred Years (Harbour Publishing, 2014), the book business, and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[18 Dec 2014]

The reporter and CTV Vancouver personality Mike McCardell talks about his new memoir, Cardboard Ocean (Harbour Publishing, 2014), with Joseph Planta.

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[17 Dec 2014]

The journalist Diane Dakers discusses her new book, CHEK Republic: A Revolution in Local Television (Heritage House, 2014), the Victoria television station CHEK, its past and its future, with Joseph Planta.

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[16 Dec 2014]

The acclaimed author J.B. MacKinnon talks about being arrested on Burnaby Mountain to protest the pipeline, and his essay that appears in the Nonvella collection, Far From Home: Essays Beyond the Comfort Zone (Nonvella, 2014), road trips, and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[15 Dec 2014]

The historian and author Mark Zuehlke discusses his new book, Forgotten Victory: First Canadian Army and the Cruel Winter of 1944-45 (Douglas & McIntyre, 2014), receiving the Pierre Berton Award, and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[14 Dec 2014]

The former journalist Ian King discusses the media, politics in Vancouver and British Columbia, and the oil and gas business, the field in which he works now, with Joseph Planta.

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[14 Dec 2014]

The poet and literary agent Brian Wood joins Joseph Planta to talk about poetry, and more.

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[12 Dec 2014]

One of the original Bridge Ladies, Mary Halpen discusses the latest Bridge cookbook, Best of Bridge Holiday Classics: 225 Recipes for Special Occasions (Robert Rose, 2014), with Joseph Planta.