Nights for Tuesday 8 March 2011
Tim Melville about a new exhibition of Aboriginal painting from Mornington & Bentinck Islands that illustrate the intimate connection between their people and the land through their painting practices.
7:30 The Sampler
New music reviews with Nick Bollinger.
8 pm News and Weather
8:15 Windows on the World
International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World webpage to find links to these documentaries.
8:40 The World at Night - Gaza
An introduction to Gaza. Director of English News Department, Palestine Broadcasting Corporation Lana Shaheen speaks from Gaza, the largest Palestinian city in the Gaza Strip of the Palestinian Territories.
8:59 Conundrum: Clue 3
9 pm News and Weather
9:06 The Tuesday Feature:The Wayfinders, by Wade Davis
'Why Ancient Wisdom Matters in the Modern World'
10:17 Late Edition
11:40 Our Own Odysseys - USA Roadtrip
Apparently it didn't look so far on a map when Gavin Schistand friends took off in their '68 Ford V8 from Alaska to New York and then back to Alaska via New Orleans.