Nights for Monday 22 February 2010
Monday 22 February 2010
7 pm News & Weather
7:20 The Settler Revolution
Professor James Belich, historian, Stout Research Centre, Victoria University of Wellington.
Exploring the success of how english speaking people have spread around the world - Replenishing the Earth:The Settler Revolution and the Rise of the Angloworld, 1783-1939 (Oxford 2009).
NZIAF 2010 Readers & Writers Week
8 pm News & Weather
8:15 Windows on the World
International public radio documentaries.
8:45 Thinkers: Political Systems
Brian Roper, political historian, University of Otago
How and why the world's diverse political institutions came to be... The rise of new social movements, Maori protest, workers' struggle and the New Left from 1968 to the late 1970s.
9 pm News & Weather
A current affairs programme direct from RNZ news.
9:40 Japan Report
Motoko Kakubayashi, journalist and experimental physicist
News and cultural trends from Japan, pop. 127,470,000 (2010 estimate)...
Changes in Japanese men, pet cafes & Tokyo train system.
9:59 Conundrum: Clue 2
10 pm News & Weather
10:17 Late Edition
11 pm News & Weather
11:06 Beale Street Caravan
The best in blues from the Blues Foundation in Memphis.