CBC Canada did make a radioshow about beards. There are several interesting reports starting with a report about a man getting TRANSPLANTED A BEARD! and more about peoples beards.
The interview I gave is from minute 18:54
Friday July 31, 2015
Episode Six: Rebellion, Conformity & Facial Hair
Throughout time, men have styled their facial hair as a way to mark themselves as insiders and outsiders, rebels and conformists. Sometimes these distinctions can be taken to extremes.
“I will give up my life, but I won’t give up my moustache.”
– Malik Afridi
This episode airs on Monday, August 3 at 7:30 p.m. and Wednesday, August 5 at 9:30 a.m. on CBC Radio One.
Special music thanks to Kira May for composing our theme. We also played a bit of “A Little Respect” by Erasure.
Illustration by Ben Shannon.
*Note: this episode is a remixed and updated version of our pilot, which first aired last year.
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