Nights for Tuesday 11 September 2012
7:10 Our Own Odysseys: The Norway Of Oman
In the early 1990s, while working in Dubai, Hugh Barr took the oppoutunity to get on a dhow and travel around the Mussandam Pennisula in Northern Oman.
7:30 The Sampler
A weekly review and analysis of new CD releases.
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: Japan
Motoko Kakubayashi was raised in Palmerston North but now resides in Tokyo and works for the Science Media Centre of Japan, pop. 127,450,459 (est. 2010)... how many South Koreans think they won in the wrong Olympic sports; Japan and China dispute ownership of the Senkaku Islands (or Diaoyutai as they're called by the Chinese); and Japan's newest, and third largest political party is called People's Life First.
9:00 News and Weather
06 The Tuesday Feature: The 2012 BBC Reith Lectures
10:00 News and Weather
10:17 Late Edition
11:06 Putumayo Radio Hour
A world music show that takes listeners on a weekly journey through the music of many different cultures (Putumayo)