Alex Marland talks about winning the $50,000 Donner Prize for his book, Brand Command: Canadian Politics and Democracy in the Age of Message Control.
Peter Nicholson talks about heading up this year's Donner Prize jury and what it's like to judge for the best public policy book of the year.
In his book, Down Inside: Thirty Years in Canada's Prison Service, former deputy warden Robert Clark says after spending 30 years working in some of Canada's most notorious prisons, humane treatment and rehabilitation is better than the tough-on-crime approach with prisoners. But he's not sure anyone's listening.
Dale Smith talks about his book The Unbroken Machine: Canada's Democracy in Action.
In his new book, veteran foreign affairs reporter Mike Blanchfield analyzes Harper's foreign policy and looks at the challenges ahead for the Trudeau Liberals.