Nights for Tuesday 10 March 2009

7 pm News & Weather

7:15 Koloa Et Al

Nina Tonga - guest co-curator, Fresh Gallery Otara (PDF).

This exhibition explores and celebrates the work of Tongan women in the community - for many Tongan women, koloa is not seen as art; rather it is a way of life.

7:30 The Sampler

8 pm News & Weather

8:15 Windows on the World:

International public radio documentaries.

8:45 The Administration: Political Systems

Brian Roper, political historian, University of Otago.

How and why the world's diverse political institutions came to be. This week, more Marx.

8:59 Conundrum: Clue 3

9 pm News & Weather

9:06 Tuesday Feature: The Massey Lectures

Legendary novelist, poet, and essayist Margaret Atwood delivers a surprising look at the topic of debt.

(Pt 3 of 5, CBC)

9:59 Conundrum: Clue 4

10 pm News & Weather

10:17 Late Edition:

A review of the leading news from Morning Report, Nine to Noon, Afternoons and Checkpoint. Also hear the latest news from around the Pacific on Radio New Zealand International's Dateline Pacific.

11:06 Charlie Gillett's World of Music

Britain's guru of world music radio presents a personal selection (BBC)