Nights for Tuesday 21 May 2013
7:10 Our Own Odysseys – Dad's Ashes
Invercargill based Avice McKenzie recalls the journey to return her father's ashes to the place that he loved.
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 – 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). She talks about living next door to North Korea; weekly manga magazines for boys (and men); and Japan joining the TPP (Trans-Pacific Partnership).
9:00 News and Weather
9:06 The Tuesday Feature: 2013 Janet Frame Memorial Lecture
In the 2013 Janet Frame Memorial Lecture, novelist and biographer Sir James McNeish offers a non-academic approach to the theme of creative non-fiction. During the lecture he raises two cheers for eccentricity.
10:00 News and Weather
10 pm Late Edition
11:06 Global Village with Chris Heim
An eclectic, world music-based show featuring the latest and best in world music new releases and classics along with a wide variety of artists and selections from other genres that have influences from around the world. (KMUW)