Nights for Monday 11 October 2010
7:20 Ode To An Ocean
Simon Winchester, British-born, US-based author
"Until six months ago I was clinging to the idea that printed books would likely last for ever. Since the arrival of the iPad I am now wholly convinced otherwise."
Atlantic: A Vast Ocean of a Million Stories by Simon Winchester
Published by HarperCollins
8 pm News and weather
8:15 Windows on the World
International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World webpage to find links to these documentaries.
8:45 Thinkers: Economics
Dr Neville Bennett, economic historian, University of Canterbury
How the money goes around... Inequality amongst humankind - rich vs poor.
8:59 Conundrum: Clue
9 pm News and weather
9:40 Bangladesh Report
Mahtab Haider, current affairs editor at Independent Television, Bangladesh
News and cultural trends from the People's Republic of Bangladesh in South East Asia, pop. 156,050,883 (2009 estimate).
9:59 Conundrum: Clue 2
10 pm Late Edition
11 pm News and weather
11:06 Beale Street Caravan
The best in blues from the Blues Foundation in Memphis.