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Think NPR’s Fresh Air meets Kevin Smith: My Summer Lair with Sammy Younan: interviews & impressions on Pop Culture.

My Summer Lair Sammy Younan

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Think NPR’s Fresh Air meets Kevin Smith: My Summer Lair with Sammy Younan: interviews & impressions on Pop Culture.

    Fabian Nicieza (Suburban Dicks)

    Fabian Nicieza (Suburban Dicks)

    My Summer Lair host Sammy Younan interviews writer Fabian Nicieza who takes a break from penning comic books to debut his first novel Suburban Dicks.

    My Summer Lair Chapter #201: Who Murdered The Gas Station Attendant?

    Recorded: Wednesday, January 12, 2022 11:30 AM (EST)

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    • 1 hr 4 min
    Alex Winter (The YouTube Effect)

    Alex Winter (The YouTube Effect)

    My Summer Lair host Sammy Younan interviews director Alex Winter (You know Alex Winter as the non-Keanu Reeves half of Bill & Ted) for his latest documentary The YouTube Effect. Now screening at Tribeca Film Festival.

    My Summer Lair Chapter #234: What Is The YouTube Effect?


    Recorded: Monday, June 13, 2022 10:30 AM (EST)

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    • 29 min
    MSL Space Station Oddity: Contact Photography Festival 2022

    MSL Space Station Oddity: Contact Photography Festival 2022

    Sammy is joined by photographer Henry VanderSpek aka Culture Snap to discuss and recommend a happy handful of Contact Photography Festival exhibitions. Oh Snap!


    From Henry's exhibition On Notice to Tyler Mitchell to Ajani Charles’ exhibit Project T Dot on Toronto's hip hop history there's something special for everyone and anyone.

    Running for the month of May in Toronto (and sometimes into June) the Contact Photography Festival features photography based exhibitions, installations, talks and more. Oh Culture!

    Recorded Live on Twitter Spaces on May 10 at 12:30 p.m.

    • 44 min
    Maurizius Staerkle Drux (The Art of Silence)

    Maurizius Staerkle Drux (The Art of Silence)

    My Summer Lair host Sammy Younan interviews director Maurizius Staerkle Drux whose documentary The Art of Silence is on famous mime Marcel Marceau,; now screening at Hot Docs and other film festivals.


    My Summer Lair Chapter #194: Did You Hear What The Mime Said?


    Recorded: Thursday, March 24, 2022 11:30 AM (EST)

    • 31 min
    Alex Mallari Jr. (The Adam Project & Hello Again)

    Alex Mallari Jr. (The Adam Project & Hello Again)

    My Summer Lair host Sammy Younan interviews actor Alex Mallari Jr. who stars in 2 time travel projects: The Adam Project on Netflix and Hello (Again) on CBC Gem.


    My Summer Lair Chapter #233: Are you impressed with how hard a time traveller from Scarborough hustles?


    Recorded: Thursday, March 24, 2022 11:30 AM (EST)

     

    • 24 min
    ‎ Simon King (As Good As Or Better Than)

    ‎ Simon King (As Good As Or Better Than)

    My Summer Lair host Sammy Younan interviews stand-up comic Simon King whose latest comedy special is As Good As Or Better Than. (Now on YouTube.)


    My Summer Lair Chapter #191: Did You Hear The One About Racism?


    Recorded: Tuesday February 25, 2022 2:00 PM (EST)

    • 57 min

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