Each day on Q, host Jian Ghomeshi covers entertainment, pop culture, and high arts with forays into the most provocative and compelling cultural trends. With Ghomeshi, a wide-range of guests including Leonard Cohen, Salman Rushdie, Dolly Parton, Jay-Z, and more, explore various thought-provoking topics from the branding of politicians to whether or not the term "cougar" should be embracedby older women. Q -- a cultural intervention!

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A 2-part interview with former hockey player Clint Malarchuk on his new memoir, The Crazy Game, which chronicles his battles with mental illness. Art bloggers Michael Savage and John Wyver debate whether photo-taking should be allowed in galleries.
Liberal Party Leader Justin Trudeau on why art and culture matters in Canada. BitTorrent's Chief Content Officer Matt Mason on the future of music distribution. Best of Q: Cave diver Jill Heinerth on exploring the planet's depths.
Game developer Brianna Wu and media critic Soraya Chemaly on Gamergate and sexism in the videogames industry. Best of Q: John Carter Cash on his father's posthumous album, Out Among the Stars. Slate's John Swansburg on the U.S. myth of the self-made man.

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Jian Ghomeshi

Jian Ghomeshi is an award-winning broadcaster, writer, musician and producer who was born in London and is based in Toronto. He is now the host and co-creator of the daily CBC Radio One talk program "Q." Since its inception in 2007, "Q" has garnered the largest audience of any cultural affairs program in Canada and has become the highest-rated show in its morning time slot in CBC history.