June 25, 2004

Farah's War




CBC Radio 3
Farah's War
A young Iraqi-Canadian photojournalist embeds with extended family in Baghdad during the invasion of Iraq.

The first time you hear about Farah Nosh is during the invasion of Iraq. Her parents, whom you interview about watching the war on TV, tell you their daughter, Farah, is in Baghdad. You call her on her cell. You spoke only for a few minutes. Then she has to go. Bombs are beginning to fall.

April 9, 2004

Piercing the Pencil-Pushing Patriarchy



CBC Radio 3

Piercing the Pencil-Pushing Patriarchy
A woman in the boys' world of comic book art


This feature story transforms interviews with Vancouver comic book artist Pia Guerra and integrates it with her art. In effect, it is an online graphic tale that recounts her rise in the business of mainstream comic books.

March 30, 2004

The Way of the Jaks



CBC Radio 3
The Way of the Jaks
Legendary punk-rocking skaters are enshrined in a Vancouver Museum exhibition.

Edit August 2015

This new link should work http://archive.cbcradio3.com/issues/2004_04_30/story_skate/

But it uses FLASH-based, so iPhones or iPads won't cut it.