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With the release of Creation Never Sleeps, Creation Never Dies: The Willie Dunn Anthology, producers Lawrence Dunn and Kevin Howes explain why folk singer Willie Dunn deserves a place among Canada's most legendary musicians. Writer Hiromi Goto talks about her new graphic novel, Shadow Life, which follows an independent senior who breaks free from her assisted living facility and rents a bachelor apartment in a cool part of the city — until Death's shadow shows up. Filmmaker Deepa Mehta discusses the praise and controversy surrounding her latest film, Funny Boy, diving into representation, death threats and what she may have gotten wrong.