CBC Radio's The Current is a meeting place of perspectives with a fresh take on issues that affect Canadians today.
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Five Little Indians author Michelle Good talks about winning the Governor General's Literary Award for English-language fiction, and why we must continue telling stories about residential school survivors. Norwegian pop sensation girl in red discusses her acclaimed debut album, if i could make it go quiet, and how she feels about being called a "queer icon" for a new generation. The Tragically Hip's Gord Sinclair introduces us to the band's new song Reformed Baptist Blues off their latest album, Saskadelphia. Chef Alice Waters talks about her new book, We Are What We Eat: A Slow Food Manifesto, and explains how the popular farm-to-table movement grew from her quirky little Californian kitchen in the '70s.