Nights for Tuesday 10 May 2011
7:10 Our Own Odysseys: Saigon Orphanages
During the Vietnam War Peter Watson volunteered for two years in orphanages in Saigon.
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 web page to find links to these documentaries.
8:40 The World At Night - (Mid) United States of America
Journalist, author and photographer Kerri Fivecoat-Campbell is living her dream life in a 480-square foot cabin within the Ozark Mountains in Arkansas. Tornadoes have wrecked a terrible toll in the central States, also the controversy about fracking (extracting natural gas from rock), which is thought to cause earthquakes.
8:59 Conundrum: Clue 3
9:00 News and Weather
9:06 The Tuesday Feature:The Douglas Robb Lectures
A series of three lectures by Tariq Ali.
9:59 Conundrum: Clue 4
10:00 News and Weather
10:17 Late Edition
11:06 Tapestry of the Times
Join Arron Henkin on an open-ear voyage back in time and around the globe as he takes listeners on a weekly tour through the wide ranging sound archives of Smithsonian Folkways Recordings (Smithsonian/WYPR).