Nights for Wednesday 4 March 2015
7:10 The Gay Romans
Director of the Classics programme at Victoria University, Dr Mark Masterson explores sexuality in the early Christian empire in his recently published book Man to Man: Desire, Homosociality, and Authority in Late-Roman Manhood.
People, places and events in New Zealand.
8:10 Windows on the World
International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.
Reporting from Ramallah in the West Bank of the Palestinian territories, pop. 4,550,368 (est. 2014) is freelance journalist Nida' Tuma.
9:06 The Wednesday Drama: 'Pandemic', by John Dryden
The Present: A microbiologist and WHO advisor arrives in Bangkok to give a keynote lecture at a medical conference. He is invited to observe local authorities dealing with an outbreak of bird 'flu and reluctantly agrees to do so. A new strain of the virus emerges and he finds himself trapped in Thailand unable to return to his wife and son (1 of 3, Goldhawk Essential)
10:00 Late Edition
11:06 Night Lights Classic Jazz
To Dig or Not to Dig: Jazz and Hip with Phil Ford (WFIU, 2 of 12)