Nights for Tuesday 22 April 2014
7:10 Our Own Odysseys - Tirana to Prague
Last year Tony Simmons travelled 4,700km by bicycle from Tirana (the capital in Albania, since 1920) to the capital and largest city in the Czech Republic, Prague.
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 - Uganda
Uganda's Daily Monitor journalist Tabu Butagira reports from the Republic of Uganda, pop. 35,873,253 (est. 2012): an attempt to censure the Speaker of the five-member East African Legislative Assembly is threatening cohesion among partner states in the 35 million-strong bloc; a big fight has emerged between President Yoweri Museveni and his Prime Minister, a long time confidant and secretary general of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party, Amama Mbabazi; anti-gay law has been enacted; and it's the 100th anniversary of the West Nile region being transferred to Uganda under an Anglo-Belgian agreement.
9:06 The Tuesday Feature: The TED Radio Hour - Do We Need Humans? (NPR)
10:00 Late Edition
11:06 Global Village
A wide array of kora styles from the more traditional to unusual musical fusions put together by violinist Regina Carter, singer Dee Dee Bridgewater, the Kora Band, the World Kora Trio and more (KMUW)