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Weird art from Canada.

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Weird art from Canada.

    The Last Laugh

    The Last Laugh

    Throughout season two of The Imposter,  has explored the poetics and politics of comedy in her attempt to become a standup comedian.  She's considered what makes us laugh and why, explored the implications of Improv's "yes, and"...

    • 51 min
    Beverly Glenn-Copeland Comes out of the Woodwork

    Beverly Glenn-Copeland Comes out of the Woodwork

    Born in Philadelphia, Glenn came to McGill in the 60s to study music. He fell in love with Canada, released some albums, sang alongside musicians like Bruce Cockburn, and . Recently, his self-released album was rediscovered. He's since returned to...

    • 42 min
    Is Comedy Art?

    Is Comedy Art?

    With less than a month left until her final set on the Second City stage, Aliya realizes that she's not totally sold on standup. So she talks to , a comedian who's petitioning the government to recognize comedy as an art form that's worth funding, and...

    • 30 min
    Meet the Porn Auteurs

    Meet the Porn Auteurs

    Montreal is home to the backend of the online porn industry, where . Stories about porn often focus on the morality and the economics of the industry, but we seldom talk about porn as a creative practice. was fresh out of a creative writing undergrad...

    • 47 min
    The Sun Never Sets on AbTec Island

    The Sun Never Sets on AbTec Island

    created Project H.E.A.R.T; a virtual reality game that uses your emotions to power a holographic pop star, who has to sing for combat soldiers so they don't get too depressed to fight. Since the early internet, 's been trying to make sure...

    • 49 min
    The Patron Saint of Comics

    The Patron Saint of Comics

    A near-fatal health condition put Annie Koyama out of commission for over a decade. One day, while taking her pain medication, she had an epiphany—someone was making a lot of money selling those meds. Soon, Annie was playing the stock market,...

    • 34 min

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190 Ratings

190 Ratings

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