9 episodes

Host Steve Rukavina takes you into the spaces of people making modern Montreal.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0, 2 Ratings

Host Steve Rukavina takes you into the spaces of people making modern Montreal.

    The Refugee

    The Refugee

    Award-winning novelist Kim Thúy has called Montreal home since making the harrowing journey from communist Vietnam by boat with her family in 1979.

    • 32 min
    The Rabbi

    The Rabbi

    As her temple's first female — and lesbian — rabbi, Lisa Grushcow's focus on inclusion, diversity, cross-cultural partnerships and modern motherhood challenges conservative religious traditions.

    • 33 min
    The Prodigy

    The Prodigy

    Saint-Lambert's Daniel Clarke Bouchard has played Carnegie Hall, The Ellen Show, studies piano at The Juilliard School and takes advice from Oliver Jones. All this, and he's just recently turned 17.

    • 31 min
    The General Manager

    The General Manager

    Meg Hewings is the general manager of the city's first professional women's hockey team, Les Canadiennes, checking gender stereotypes in Montreal's iconic sport.

    • 33 min
    The Survivor

    The Survivor

    His two-year battle with an aggressive form of cancer inspired Jamaican-Canadian rapper, producer and performer Jonathan Emile to take on social issues through art and activism.

    • 31 min
    The Enforcer

    The Enforcer

    From walking the beat in the 1970s to putting away Hells Angel Maurice "Mom" Boucher, retired head of the SPVM Major Crimes Unit André Bouchard casts a critical eye on shifts in Montreal's law enforcement culture.

    • 26 min

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