Nights for Monday 29 July 2013
7:15 Sport - Australia
Keeping score across the ditch is ABC sports journalist Paul Kennedy... the Ashes has been lots of fun, but Robbie Deans had to go.
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 Pundit - History Of Science
Before our own times, there were three great revolutions in scientific thought: the Copernican Revolution (c 1550 - 1650), the Chemical Revolution (c. 1750 - 1800), and the Darwinian Revolution (c. 1850 - 1900); with philosopher Prof. Alan Musgrave from the University of Otago... his dad said "you care for nothing but shooting, dogs, and rat-catching, and you will be a disgrace to yourself and all your family"... the life of Charles Darwin.
9:10 Advancing American Art
Curator of the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art at University of Oklahoma Mark White on what was an ill-fated instrument of foreign policy at the start of the Cold War – after many decades, this exhibition is finally touring the States: Art Interrupted: Advancing American Art and the Politics of Cultural Diplomacy.
Werner Drewes, American, b. Germany, 1899–1985, A Dark Thought (Was Visiting My Peaceful Backyard), 1943, Oil on canvas, 13 x 33 inches, Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, Auburn University; Advancing American Art Collection, 1948.1.12 , Courtesy of the Drewes Estate.
10 pm Late Edition
11:06 Beale Street Caravan
Live performances drawn from concerts recorded in the US for The Blues Foundation who are based in Memphis Tennessee.