Nights for Wednesday 11 November 2009

7 pm News & Weather

7:15 Spider Silk

Simon Peers, art historian and textile expert

Lustrous golden silk cloth made from more than one million golden orb spiders, now on display at the American Museum of Natural History.

7:30 At The Movies

Film reviews and movie business with Simon Morris.

8 pm News & Weather

8:15 Windows on the World

International public radio documentaries

8.45pm A Leaf Of Words - poetry

Chris Price, poet, curator, artist

A word here and there may imply more than what those words meant to mean... poetry for Christmas.

8:59 Conundrum: Clue 5

9 pm News & Weather

9:06 Wednesday Drama: Garrison Keillor's Radio Show

A special programme of highlights from the award-winning show-A Prairie Home Companion.

9:59 Conundrum: Clue 6

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 pm News & Weather

11:06 The Jazz Hour

Includes Round Midnight, Jazz Footprints and Jazz at Lincoln Center.