XX Files Radio

The XX Files is the Studio’s weekly radio show exploring all aspects of the digital world from the perspective of the women living it.
Tune in to CKUT 90.3 FM every Wednesdays from 11:30am to 12:00 pm, for the scoop on women and technology.

Originally conceived by Deborah VanSlet and Kathy Kennedy, The XX Files first aired in 1996. Past hosts Anita Cotic, Bérengère Marin-Dubuard and current host and longtime producer Valérie d. Walker and co-host Maia Iotzova have kept the show as current as ever.
Infos : xxfiles(at)ckut.ca
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XX Files Radio Project

Created over the past year with support from the Department of Canadian Heritage through the Canadian Culture Online Strategy, CKUT 90.3 FM, F.A.C.E., Koumbit and Urbanink, The XX Files Radio Project consists of the digitizing and online publishing of The XX Files radio show, the production of commissioned thematic podcasts and workshops enabling youth groups to create electronic art.



XXFiles Headphones icon Listen to commissioned thematic podcast by media artists Guylaine Bertrand, Valérie d. Walker and Britt Wray.



Atelier Nonstrument icone See Unstrument Workshop tutorial and documentation at F.A.C.E. School.




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Past Shows

  • 1
    2014PRM31567O
    March 12 XX Files Radio show with Graem Lennon and Miao Song about their multisensorial games, presented as part of the event Arcade 11.
  • 2
    2014PRM31566O
    March 5 XX Files Radio show with the Pixelles, met during their showcase at the bibliothèque du Mile End, as part of the Festival Montreal Joue.
  • 3
    2014PRM31565O
    February 26 XX Files Radio show with Nnedi Nnebe et Sharrae Lyon about afrofuturism and how it can transform inter-ethnic/racial feminist interactions.
  • 4
    2013PRM31564O
    November 6 XX Files Radio show with Esther Bourdages from the editorial committee of .dpi about the indiegogo's fundraiser and with Katja Melzer, co-coordinatrixx of the HTMlles Festival.
  • 5
    2013PRM31563O
    October 30 XX Files Radio show with Rosa Mei, residente at Studio XX. She will talk about her project “Women Warriors”. Also, Katja Melzer from HTMLLES Festival will explain how to submit a proposal for the 2014 edition, Zero Futur(e).
  • 6
    2013PRM31562O
    October 23 XX Files Radio show about Rosa Mei's residency at Studio XX and her project “Women Warriors”. It will also be about the fundraising for supporting CKUT.
  • 7
    2013PRM31561O
    October 16 XX Files Radio show with Allison Moore about her surrealist film, Smile Stealers, presented during the Phénomena Festival.
  • 8
    2013PRM31560O
    October 9 XX Files Radio show with Marie-Hélène Cousineau from the Arnait video collective. Their film Uvanga is presented at the Festival du nouveau cinéma on October 17 at Cinéma Excentris.
  • 9
    2013PRM31559O
    October 2 XX Files Radio show about SOUCCS en ville, a solar UBS charging station created by Valérie d. Walker et Bobbi L. Kozinuk, where visitors can recharge their digital belonging in exchange of a story.
  • 10
    2013PRM31556O
    September 25 XX Files Radio show with Saleem Dabbous and Ramsey Kharroubi about the creating process of the game Skipping Stones, created by the Ko-op mode collective. (Part 2)