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Asking For A Friend: All playlists

Date Host Highlight On Demand
3:30 PM  Dec. 22nd, 2020 Susan Johnston BEST OF #Asking For A Friend. Art, meet Dialogue.
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3:30 PM  Dec. 8th, 2020 Susan Johnston Story. Featuring David Brennan, Mary Alice Arthur, Shawn Anthony, and Alan Doyle.
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3:30 PM  Nov. 24th, 2020 Susan Johnston Poetry and The Taste of Longing
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3:30 PM  Nov. 17th, 2020 Susan Johnston River surfing. Riverbed Reading Series. Versefest.
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3:30 PM  Nov. 10th, 2020 Susan Johnston Ottawa Adventure Film Festival. Christian McPherson's Walking on the Beaches of Temporal Candy.
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3:30 PM  Nov. 3rd, 2020 Susan Johnston New music from Numinosity. Best of: Karen Houle and the Grand River Watershed
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3:30 PM  Oct. 27th, 2020 Susan Johnston Eric Shoesmith talks birding. We revisit tree enthusiast Owen Clarkin. Then, storyteller Elaine O'Reilly shares some fallout from an accident at Chalk River.
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3:30 PM  Oct. 20th, 2020 Susan Johnston Storytelling with Paul Barach and Shawn Anthony. Itty Bitty Little Ditty: Autumnatiomn
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3:30 PM  Oct. 13th, 2020 Susan Johnston David Brennan Ghosts You! Pearl Pirie and Footlights. Shawn Anthony, (un)told. Can I have a word: Bob Ledrew in conversation with Christa Couture.
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3:30 PM  Oct. 6th, 2020 Susan Johnston If the Kitchissippi could Talk, featuring Elizabeth Logue. Storytelling by Dawn Xanklin, and music by Catriona Sturton and Raphael Weinroth-Browne.
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3:30 PM  Sep. 29th, 2020 Susan Johnston The joy of art. And art as a tool for understanding. Qu'ART artist Nathan Hauch Public art: Hima Batavia of ArtArtscape, facilitator Brendan A. de Montigny, Christina Ruddy, Nate Nettleton and Noah Scheinman about the Public Art Co-Design Residency.
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3:30 PM  Sep. 22nd, 2020 Susan Johnston If the Kitchissippi Could Talk: Ottawa Riverkeeper's Katya Smirnova; then #AskingForAFriend's Scientist in Residence Alex Gill interviews Dr. Jim Davies about his new book, Imagination. Featuring music by Sarah Harmer, Dan Mangan, and Kathleen Edwards.
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3:30 PM  Sep. 15th, 2020 Susan Johnston In conversation: Elizabeth Logue of Ottawa Riverkeeper talks about attitudes towards the river; Ottawa writer and poet Frances Boyle shares stories from her new collection, Seeking Shade
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3:30 PM  Sep. 8th, 2020 Susan Johnston Justice for Peace #BlackLivesMatter with Wise Atangana. Resilient Cities with Stephane Presseault (Synapcity), Keren Tang, James Chan, and Sophia Horwitz.
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3:30 PM  Sep. 1st, 2020 Susan Johnston Bridge Music's Free Me (feat. Reggie Darty and Sewa) to celebrate the Sept. 7. Impact Black Global launch party; They Forgot That We Were Seeds: a conversation reflecting on the CUAG exhibit that brought together the work of Black and Indigenous women art
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3:30 PM  Aug. 25th, 2020 Susan Johnston Deep dive: we'll immerse ourselves in Karen Houle's "The Grand River Watershed: A Folk Ecology". Kathleen Edwards. Logan Staats. Sarah Harmer. Danielle Allard. LAL. Summersets.
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3:30 PM  Aug. 18th, 2020 Susan Johnston Riverbed's Iteration 2, featuring Set L. Shuter and Melody McKiver. Owen Clarkin talks about trees. Dan Mangan
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3:30 PM  Aug. 11th, 2020 Susan Johnston Places and spaces. A nuclear accident. Brutalism. Honouring family and tradition. Featuring Elaine O'Reilly, Sarah Gelbard, Jennifer Shepherd and Evelyn Zuk. Sultans of String (ft. Twin Flames and Duke Redbird). Bad Missionary. Chris Page. Jim Bryson. Cho
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3:30 PM  Aug. 4th, 2020 Susan Johnston The north, near-north, and off the beaten track. Allister Thompson and the Gateless Gate. Deep Wireless 14: sound art featuring Bernard Clarke, Monica Kidd, Kazuya Ishigami, and Edgardo Moreno.
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3:30 PM  Jul. 28th, 2020 Susan Johnston Justice is Balance: John Felice Ceprano's stone balancing sculptures at Remic Rapids. Part II of our conversation with sound artist Darren Copeland. The Absent Listener. Helena Krobath's I dreamt this was my home, from Deep Wireless.
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3:30 PM  Jul. 21st, 2020 Susan Johnston (Un)told Ottawa at the Fringe with Morris Rothman. World Listening Day with Darren Copeland of New Adventures in Sound Art. Plus music by Mia Kelly, Summersets, and Conyer Clayton.
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3:30 PM  Jul. 14th, 2020 Susan Johnston Ottawa Storytellers (un)told at the Ottawa Fringe Festival with Michael Lifshitz. Jumpin' Joel Flash & The Magic Machine, plus the Ottawa Music Video Showcase. Pixie Cram on Pragmatopia, screening (online)at the Gimli Film Festival.
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3:30 PM  Jul. 7th, 2020 Susan Johnston with Jocelyn Sweet Deborah Tunney and A Different Wolf. Studio visit with Brenda Dunn. Port Cities. Danielle Allard.
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3:30 PM  Jun. 30th, 2020 Susan Johnston Pride. Amanda Jette Knox and Love Lives Here. Michael Blouin and Skin House. Amanda Bernardo and Little Voice. Amanda Rheaume. Kris and Dee. Sultans of String. Chris McKhool. Jeremy Fisher. Splash N' Boots. Chris White.
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3:30 PM  Jun. 23rd, 2020 Susan Johnston Finding your community, featuring conversations with Naomi Sarazin and Elaina Martin. New Jill Barber. Polaris longest including Riit, Caribou, Sarah Harmer, Marie-Pierre Arthur, and William Prince.
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3:30 PM  Jun. 16th, 2020 Susan Johnston Exuberance. Justice. Theatre. Wise Atangana. Naomi Tessler. LAL. Lido Pimienta.
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3:30 PM  Jun. 9th, 2020 Susan Where is here?
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3:30 PM  Jun. 2nd, 2020 Susan Johnston Hear and now: Shad. Lowertown. Dominique Fils-Aimé. #YOW music and art meet in Polytectures.
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3:30 PM  May. 26th, 2020 Susan Johnston Percussion. Poetry. Storytelling. And the heart of the matter...
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3:30 PM  May. 19th, 2020 Susan Johnston On the water
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3:30 PM  May. 12th, 2020 Susan Johnston Narrative Imperatives, featuring Asian Heritage Month and the sociology of fear
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3:30 PM  May. 5th, 2020 Susan Johnston Out and about
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3:30 PM  Apr. 28th, 2020 Susan Johnston Afternoon Coffee
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3:30 PM  Apr. 21st, 2020 Susan Johnston Music for a pandemic, and some brilliant storytelling.
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4:30 PM  Mar. 11th, 2020 Susan Johnston What is reality, anyway?
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4:30 PM  Mar. 11th, 2020 Susan Johnston Wednesday afternoon and the unexpected happens
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4:30 PM  Feb. 26th, 2020 Susan Johnston Virtual Realities, snowstorm edition.
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4:30 PM  Feb. 12th, 2020 Susan Johnston Heart of Winter
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4:30 PM  Jan. 29th, 2020 Susan Johnston Luck!
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Earlier playlists (if any) pre-date online listings