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[11 May 2017]

The author and broadcaster Grant Lawrence discusses his career in music as the lead singer of The Smugglers and his new memoir Dirty Windshields: The Best and the Worst of the Smugglers Tour Diaries (Douglas & McIntyre, 2017), with Joseph Planta.

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[10 May 2017]

The artist and author Lorina Mapa discusses her new graphic novel Duran Duran, Imelda Marcos, and Me (Conundrum Press, 2017), a look at her family, growing up and living in the Philippines during the 1970s and 1980s, and the country itself, with Joseph Planta.

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[10 May 2017]

The physician and acclaimed author Dr. James Maskalyk discusses his new memoir, Life on the Ground Floor: Letters from the Edge of Emergency Medicine (Doubleday, 2017), with Joseph Planta.

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[9 May 2017]

The playwright and poet Dan O’Brien discusses his play The House in Scarsdale, which had its world premiere at the Theater at Boston Court in Pasedena, California this past weekend, his writing and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[8 May 2017]

The poet and literary agent Brian Wood discusses his latest collection of poetry and prose, Weekend Getaway at Generic Hotel (Sakura, 2017), poetry in Canada, politics and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[8 May 2017]

Before tomorrow’s provincial election, Jackie Pierre and Joseph Planta discuss BC politics, voters turning out, and who they’re voting for in the latest Two P’s in a Podcast.

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[4 May 2017]

The author, artist and former journalist Lee Mackenzie discusses her book The Charming Predator: The True Story of How I Fell in Love and Married a Sociopathic Fraud (Doubleday, 2017), with Joseph Planta.

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[4 May 2017]

The journalist, historian and public thinker Rutger Bregman discusses his new book, Utopia For Realists: How We Can Build the Ideal World (Little, Brown, 2017), with Joseph Planta.

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[3 May 2017]

The Director of Programming for the DOXA Documentary Film Festival, film critic and writer Dorothy Woodend discusses this year’s festival, previewing a number of the films, with Joseph Planta.

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[3 May 2017]

The filmmaker Cat Mills talks to Joseph Planta about her short film FIXED!, which has its premiere at the DOXA Documentary Film Festival (08 May 2017 & 11 May 2017).

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[2 May 2017]

The author Rebecca Rosenblum discusses her novel So Much Love (McClelland & Stewart, 2017), and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[1 May 2017]

The writer and Vancouver Sun reporter Randy Shore discusses the new book written by him and his wife Darcy, Home and Away: Simple, Delicious Recipes Inspired by the World’s Cafés, Bistros, and Diners (Arsenal Pulp Press, 2017).

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[1 May 2017]

The economist and author Don Thompson discusses the business of buying and selling art and his new book The Orange Balloon Dog: Bubbles, Turmoil and Avarice in the Contemporary Art Market (Douglas & McIntyre, 2017), with Joseph Planta.

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[1 May 2017]

Jackie Pierre and Joseph Planta discuss May Day, #IAmLinda and the meme that grew out of a woman named Linda speaking to Christy Clark on the BC election campaign trail, as well as how society views relationships where there’s a disparity in ages in this episode of Two P’s in a Podcast.

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[27 Apr 2017]

The award-winning author Michael Harris discusses his new book Solitude: A Singular Life in a Crowded World (Doubleday, 2017), with Joseph Planta.