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[22 Dec 2016]

The author Christina Johnson-Dean joins Joseph Planta to discuss her latest book, the ninth book in the Unheralded Artists of British Columbia series, The Life and Art of Mary Filer (Mother Tongue Publishing, 2016).

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[21 Dec 2016]

The teacher and author Patrick O’Neil discusses his book, Cowboy Movies and American Culture: Understanding the Invasion of Iraq (2016), with Joseph Planta.

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[14 Dec 2016]

The academic and former journalist Marc Edge discusses his new book, The News We Deserve: The Transformation of Canada’s Media Landscape (New Star Books, 2016), with Joseph Planta.

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[9 Dec 2016]

The author and historian Kate Bird discusses her new book of photographs from the Vancouver Sun’s archive, Vancouver in the Seventies: Photos from a Decade that Changed the City (Greystone, 2016), with Joseph Planta.

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[5 Dec 2016]

The filmmaker Tiffany Hsiung discusses her critically acclaimed first feature The Apology, a film that follows three grandmothers seeking a formal apology from the Japanese government for their enslavement as ‘comfort women’ during World War II, with Joseph Planta.

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[1 Dec 2016]

The writer, historian, and former newspaper proprietor Conrad Black discusses the forthcoming Trump presidency, and his new collection Backward Glances: People and Events from Inside and Out (Signal, 2016), and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[28 Nov 2016]

The Vancouver Sun’s Peter O’Neil, veteran Ottawa correspondent, discusses his new book I Am a Metis: The Story of Gerry St. Germain (Harbour Publishing, 2016), with Joseph Planta.

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[24 Nov 2016]

The acclaimed poet Gregory Scofield discusses his new collection Witness, I Am (Nightwood Editions, 2016), missing and murdered Indigenous women, and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[23 Nov 2016]

The author, journalist, and playwright Mark Leiren-Young discusses his new book The Killer Whale Who Changed the World (Greystone, 2016), with Joseph Planta.

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[21 Nov 2016]

The journalist Mohamed Fahmy discusses his memoir, The Marriott Cell: An Epic Journey from Cairo’s Scorpion Prison to Freedom (Random House, 2016), with Joseph Planta.