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[25 Sep 2014]

The psychologist and author Susan Pinker discusses her new book, The Village Effect: How Face-to-Face Contact Can Make Us Healthier and Happier (Random House, 2014), with Joseph Planta.

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[23 Sep 2014]

The author and historian Eve Lazarus discusses her recent book Sensational Vancouver (Anvil Press, 2014), the people and houses in Vancouver’s past, and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[22 Sep 2014]

The author Ben Lerner discusses his new novel, 10:04 (McClelland & Stewart, 2014), writing, critical success, fiction, and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[17 Sep 2014]

The latest from the Unheralded Artists of BC series, The Life and Art of Harry and Jessie Webb (Mother Tongue Publishing, 2014), is discussed by its author Adrienne Brown, the daughter of Harry and Jessie Webb, with Joseph Planta.

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[15 Sep 2014]

The acclaimed actress Nicola Cavendish talks to Joseph Planta, as she opens in the Arts Club Theatre’s season-opening production of Amy Herzog’s 4000 Miles, returning to the stage, and more.

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[12 Sep 2014]

The longtime journalist and blogger Harvey Oberfeld talks to Joseph Planta about local news, reporting, and more.

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[10 Sep 2014]

The CKNW radio personality Drex discusses his new weeknight show (6.00 – 10.00pm) Drex Live, radio, and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[9 Sep 2014]

The CBC News anchor Andrew Chang discusses coming to BC to host CBC Vancouver’s 5.00pm and 6.00pm newscasts, living in Vancouver, plans for the broadcast, and journalism, with Joseph Planta.

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[8 Sep 2014]

Rafe Mair, the writer, broadcaster, and former cabinet minister, talks to Joseph Planta about recent health challenges, current events in British Columbia, the environment, and broadcasting in Vancouver.

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[8 Sep 2014]

Joseph Planta marks the tenth anniversary of the On the Line program with clips from previous guests: Lidia Bastianich, Jesse Brown, Jovita Bydlowska, Joe Clark, Susan Delacourt, Jesse Donaldson, Roddy Doyle, David Finkel, Tom Flanagan, Charlotte Gray, Chris Hadfield, Eve Joseph, Brian Lamb, Brad Lavigne, Elaine Lui, Sean Michaels, Garth Mullins, Don Newman, Dan O’Brien, Steve Paikin, Gwyn Hanssen Pigott, RenĂ©e Sarojini Saklikar, Astra Taylor, Russell Thornton, and Miriam Toews.

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[2 Jul 2014]

The writer and gardener Des Kennedy discusses his new collection of gardening essays, Heart and Soil: The Revolutionary Good of Gardens (Harbour Publishing, 2014), his garden on Denman Island, and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[30 Jun 2014]

Edwin Lee discusses his new memoir, Sum Yung Guys (2014), a chronicle of his and his family’s life in Vancouver’s Chinatown, with Joseph Planta.

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[27 Jun 2014]

The award-winning author Timothy Taylor talks about food in Vancouver and his new book, Foodville: Biting Dispatches from a Food-Obsessed City (Nonvella, 2014), with Joseph Planta.

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[26 Jun 2014]

The author and former member of Parliament J. Patrick Boyer discusses his new book, Our Scandalous Senate (Dundurn, 2014), with Joseph Planta.

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[19 Jun 2014]

The artist Roy Henry Vickers and historian Robert Budd talk to Joseph Planta about their latest books, the bestsellers Storyteller: The Art of Roy Henry Vickers (Harbour, 2014), and Cloudwalker (Harbour, 2014).