For the 7th annual Night of Ideas, the Canadian Cultural Centre invites you to a special online evening featuring some of the best new Canadian podcasts. Join us online for an evening of listening with commentary by the creators of three podcasts around the Night of Ideas’ theme,”(Re)building Together” !
This online conversation will be moderated by Grégory Philipps, Deputy Editorial Director of France Culture, in charge of Digital Development.
In Laissez-nous raconter : l’histoire crochie, Canada’s First Peoples share their vision of a history too often written from a Eurocentric and colonialist point of view. One word at a time, they redifine 11 words heavy with meaning in order to reconcile the past and the present. Innu poet Marie-Andrée Gill will introduce you to this award-winning podcast… Listening
In the spring of 2016, Manuelle Légaré and Radio Canada invited Jean-Pierre Bellemare, who had kidnapped a teenager in 1986, to meet with his victim and seek his forgiveness. However, after what seemed to be a success both in terms of restorative justice and for the individual, everything changed: a teenage girl was kidnapped and confined. This event is the starting point for a quest to find out why we re-offend… Listening
Directed and hosted by Marie Cousin / Produced by the Embassy of Canada in France with les studios La Fugitive
Canad’AIR, Canada’s podcast in France meets inspiring and committed Canadians. Through their journey, their quest, their work, listeners (re) discover the richness and diversity of Canadian culture and the values of today’s Canada. Through these encounters, we evoke gender equality, reconciliation, the Francophonie, the environment and the defense of human rights. In this conversation, the podcast’s creator, Marie Cousin, will share with us her most inspiring encounters of the last few years. Listening