Nights for Monday 20 September 2010
7:20 Axing The Arts
Professor Martha Nussbaum, Political Philosopher, The University of Chicago Law School.
A rallying call on the contribution of tertiary arts education to society, as explored in her latest publication: Not For Profit: Why Democracy Needs the Humanties. Martha is the Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics.
8 pm News and Weather
8:15 Windows on the World
International public radio documentaries.
Professor Paul Morris, Religions Scholar, Victoria University
Exploring the spiritual dimension of the human psyche... Ground Zero mosques and Pastor Terry Jones.
8:59 Conundrum: Clue 2
9 pm News and Weather
9:40 Japan Report
Motoko Kakubayashi, senior project officer, Science Media Centre of Japan
News and cultural trends from Japan, pop. 127,470,000 (2010 estimate)... where are the Japanese centenarians?
9:59 Conundrum: Clue 2
10 pm Late Edition
11 pm News and Weather
11:06 Beale Street Caravan
The best in blues from the Blues Foundation in Memphis.