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[1 Jun 2017]

The journalist and author Tom Hawthorn discusses his new book The Year Canadians Lost Their Minds and Found Their Country: The Centennial of 1967 (Douglas & McIntyre, 2017), Canada, bookselling and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[25 May 2017]

The journalist and educator George Orr discusses his new film Talk!, screening Saturday, 03 June 2017, a documentary on news and talk radio in Vancouver, featuring the remarkable journalists and broadcasters like Jack Webster, Pat Burns, Rafe Mair, George Garrett, Warren Barker and others, with Joseph Planta.

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[25 May 2017]

The writer and journalist Omar El Akkad discusses his first book, the novel American War (McClelland & Stewart, 2017), with Joseph Planta.

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[23 May 2017]

The orthopaedic surgeon and author Dr. Stephen Pinney discusses his book How Hockey Can Save Healthcare: A Principle-Based Approach to Reforming the Canadian Healthcare System (Lulu, 2016), with Joseph Planta.

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[18 May 2017]

The war journalist and contributing writer to the New York Times Magazine Scott Anderson discusses his new book Fractured Lands: How the Arab World Came Apart (Signal, 2017), a look at the Middle East following the Arab Spring through today and into the future, with Joseph Planta.

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[17 May 2017]

The author and activist Cory Doctorow discusses his new book Walkaway (Tor Books, 2017), writing, and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[15 May 2017]

The retired Canadian Amry veteran, Colonel John Conrad discusses his new book Among the Walking Wounded: Soldiers, Survival, and PTSD (Dundurn, 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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[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 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.