Nights for Wednesday 16 February 2011
7:10 Early Days after the Revolution
Egyptian writer and social critic Ghada Abdel Aal about these revolutionary events, and what they mean to both her and her country - politically, economically and socially.
7:30 At The Movies
8 pm News and Weather
8:15 Windows on the World
International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.
8:40 Arts: Kiwi Pop History
Music historian and author of Blue Smoke: The Lost Dawn of New Zealand Popular Music 1918-1964, Chris Bourke puts the needle on long-forgotten locally produced 45s.
8:59 Conundrum: Clue 5
9 pm News and Weather
9:06 The Wednesday Drama
Meeting Jeff by Philip Braithwaite.
9:59 Conundrum: Clue 6
10 pm News and Weather
10:17 Late Edition
11 pm News and Weather
11:06 WOMAD Taranaki 2010
Dub Colossus - blending traditional Ethiopian styles and 1970s grooves with dub styles, Dub Colossus creates a unique sound that is simultaneously new and yet ageless, soulful and deep. Dub Colossus comes to life on stage with vibrancy and excitement, exploring percolating rhythms ranging from a subtle reggae edge to lively salsa and Ethiopian jazz (RNZ)