Nights for Wednesday 22 February 2012
7:10 Dogs make us human
New York Times best-selling author Jeffrey Masson on why dogs are not only our best friend, how they make us better people.
People, places and events in New Zealand.
8:00 News & 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: Hip Hop
Ethnomusicologist Dr Kirsten Zemke from the University of Auckland on the musical genre that developed as part of hip hop culture, and is defined by four key stylistic elements: rapping, DJing/scratching, sampling, and beatboxing... why are they so few female rappers?
9:00 News & Weather
9:06 The Wednesday Drama: Player One. What is to Become of Us by Douglas Coupland. (Part 5 of 5, CBC)
CBC Massey lectures 2010
10:00 News & Weather
10:17 Late Edition
11:00 News & Weather
Bringing vinyl archives back to the foreground, and celebrating the work of jazz pioneers from throughout the eras.