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The Women's Hour- July 8th, 2017

The Women's Hour- July 8th, 2017

Playing tracks by

Tegan & Sara and Xuan Ye.

This week we sit down with Manifest Destiny's Child, a Toronto-based Indigenous all-women's comedy group. Co-host Abby chats with members Denise McLeod and Jamie Whitecrow about the group's origins, their material, and all the behind-the-scenes funnies we don't see on stage. For more on the funny ladies, go to their Facebook page at: facebookcom/manifestdestinyschild

For our second half we talk to local emerging artist Xuan Ye, who is a musician and visual artist. Originally from China, Xuan talks to us about pressures for women in the arts, culture clashes, and the amazing work she does. To check out her work, go to:

CORRECTION: Next week's show will be with co-hosts Nina Reyes and Abby Plener.

Songs featured:
Tegan & Sara: I Am Not Your Hero
Xuan Ye: Uncertain Loop No. 4
Xuan Ye: The Parable of Cletus A

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