Tuesday 30 September 2014, with Paul Brennan
7:10 Our Own Odysseys - Back of the Pack
Marathon travel specialist Judy Wolff is a "wogger" (walker and jogger) who has participated in both the New York City marathon and the Great Wall half marathon in China.
Left: Back of the pack - courtesy NYRR
Right: Crossing the finish line at the end of the Great Wall Marathon
7:30 The Sampler
A weekly review and analysis of new CD releases.
8:10 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 - France and Italy
Italian-born Euronews journalist Eri Garuti now works from the east of France and reports on both European nations, Italy pop. 59,685,227 (est. 2012) and France pop. 66,616,416 (est. 2014). France unveils new anti-jihad bill; French President Francois Hollande's former partner spills painful details in new book (pretty much destroying his reputation); and once protected species are being now hunted – the trouble with wild wolves and bears in Italy and France.
Dr Mary Quin: Dairy, Digital and Drones – Innovations creating our future (RNZ)
10:00 Late Edition
11:06 Global Village
Global Village features acclaimed Spanish piper Carlos Nuñez with the Chieftains, music from the Silk Road, the Easy Star All-Stars reggae reworking of Michael Jackson’s Thriller album, the Incredible String Band, and the Miles from India project that brought together Indian musicians and jazz artists who worked with Miles Davis for inventive new world-jazz versions of his work. (1 of 13, KMUW)