Nights for Tuesday 12 February 2013
7:10 Our Own Odysseys - The Culture of Yemen
In 1997 Vince Cocurullo got to experience first hand an Arab culture in the process of changing into a very modern world.
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 Global Neighbours - Portugal
Portugal correspondent Brendan de Beer, South African born editor of The Portugal News. The economy remains the common conversation point when speaking to someone about Portugal; and Hawaiian surfer Garrett McNamara surfed the world's biggest wave (estimated at 34 metres high) off Portugal's west coast.
9:00 News and Weather
9:06 The Tuesday Feature: Auckland Writers and Readers Festival
Distinguished Irish author Sebastian Barry discusses his work with Jan Cronin.
10:00 News and Weather
10 pm Late Edition
11:06 The Putumayo World Music Hour
Rosalie Howarth hosts an internationally syndicated radio show that takes listeners on a weekly journey through the music of many different cultures around the world.
Hear Africa’s irresistible dance and party music, like Congolese soukous, South African mbaqanga and Angolan rhumba.(Putumayo)