Nights for Tuesday 16 July 2013
7:10 Our Own Odysseys - One Hardy Land Rover
Back in 1998, writer Jocelyn Watkin took up the chance to circumnavigate the world with three others in a classic old Land Rover.
7:30 The Sampler
Nick Bollinger reviews the road songs of Canadian cowgirl Lindi Ortega; a fresh set of gothic Americana from the Handsome Family; and a subdued set from gospel veteran Mavis Staples.
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 - Israel
Editor of The International Jerusalem Post and Jerusalem Post columnist Liat Collins reports from the State of Israel on the commemoration of Tisha Be'Av (the Destruction of the Temples); the debate over the Women of the Wall; and Jerusalem Syndrome.
A five-part series of highlights from The Press Christchurch Writers’ Festival 2012. This week, three significant writers on the Antarctic explore their responses to the continent. Featuring Chris Turney, Rebecca Priestley and Veronika Meduna, with Ed Butler in the chair.
10:00 Late Edition
11:06 Putumayo World Music Hour
Hosted by Rosalie Howarth, The Putumayo World Music Hour is an internationally syndicated radio show that takes listeners on a weekly journey through the music of many different cultures around the world. The first episode in the series features music from Scandinavia.