Kuper Island

Publisher:
CBC

Kuper Island

5.0/5

Critic Rating

An 8-part series that tells the stories of four students: three who survived and one who didn’t. They attended one of Canada’s most notorious residential schools – where unsolved deaths, abuse, and lies haunt the community and the survivors to this day. Hosted by Duncan McCue. For the best in true crime from CBC, ad-free, visit apple.co/cbctruecrime.


Critic Reviews

Score: 5

Lauren Passell • Podcast The Newsletter Jun 20, 2022

"It’s incredible to hear from survivors who remind us this wasn’t so long ago and the lingering destruction Kuper Island has had on anyone who had a brush with it. "

See Full Review


Score: 5

Marsha Lederman • The Globe and Mail May 23, 2022

"...immediately shattering."

See Full Review


Score: 5

Stephen O. • Podcast Delivery May 23, 2022

"He (Duncan) stewards listeners through the stories of four students: three who survived and one who didn’t; none of which is easy to take in. While it isn't easy, it's important."

See Full Review


More In News

Grapevine

Grapevine

NBC News

Score: 5.0

Go to Podcast

The Journal

The Journal

Gimlet, The Wall Street Journal

Score: 5.0

Go to Podcast

Radio New Frame

Radio New Frame

Radio New Frame

Score: 4.7

Go to Podcast


More In Society

Crimes of the Heart

Crimes of the Heart

Go to Podcast

The 11th

The 11th

Pineapple Street Studios

Score: 5.0

Go to Podcast

The Only One In The Room

The Only One In The Room

Only Room Productions

Score: 5.0

Go to Podcast

If Books Could Kill

If Books Could Kill

Michael Hobbes, Peter Shamshiri

Score: 4.7

Go to Podcast