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Q, from the CBC, is an energetic daily arts, culture, and entertainment magazine that takes you on a smart and surprising ride, interviewing personalities and tackling the cultural issues that matter. Hosted by Jian Ghomeshi, with his trademark wit and spontaneity, Q covers pop culture and high arts alike with forays into the most provocative and compelling cultural trends.
Friday, July 25, 2014 12:00amBoyhood star Ellar Coltrane on coming of age on the silver screen. Madwoman in the Volvo author Sandra Tsing Loh on re-thinking menopause and her year of raging hormones. Best of Q: Owen Pallett performs from his highly-anticipated record, In Conflict.
Thursday, July 24, 2014 12:00amNot Impossible's Mick Ebeling on how 3D printers are changing the lives of Sudanese amputees.Is MLB doing enough for gay players? Glenn Burke's sister and MLB's Ambassador of Inclusion weigh in. Best of Q: Project Runway's Tim Gunn on designing destiny.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 12:00amNatalia Kaliada, exiled artistic director of the defiant Belarus Free Theatre, on fighting for free expression. Film critics Nathan Rabin and Katherine Monk on retiring "manic pixie dream girl". Best of Q: Jad Abumrad on award-winning NPR show Radiolab.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 12:00amDungeons and Dragons turns 40: Ethan Gilsdorf on the role-playing game's lasting impact. Patricia Lockwood on poetry that stands out in the internet age. Best of Q: Robbie Robertson and Jim Guerinot on 27 legends young music lovers must hear.
Monday, July 21, 2014 12:00amBerlin-based journalist Thomas Rogers on how neo-Nazis in Germany are using hipster culture to recruit youth. Syrian actor Jay Abdo on starting from scratch after stardom. Best of Q: Photographer Graham McIndoe on chronicling his own heroin addiction.