If you are a fan of Canadaland, the Canadaland Guide to Canada, will be stopping in Vancouver for a show. Jesse Brown, who is the publisher of Canadaland, will be hosting a show that will consist of a series of stories accompanied by slides, short films and highlights of Canadian film and tv from a satirical angle. Jesse will also be joined by local comics and historians.
Canadaland is an audience funded podcast hosted by Jesse Brown that focuses on media criticism as well as news, politics, and investigative reporting. The site also features text essays and articles. The podcast has had such guests as Margaret Atwood, Desmond Cole and Jay Baruchel. Jesse has won the National Magazine Award for Humour and the Hillman Prize for Investigative Reporting.
The show will be at the Biltmore Cabaret, on May 11th. Tickets are $15 plus taxes and service charges. Doors open at 7pm. Tickets available here.