Nights for Tuesday 14 June 2011
7:10 Our Own Odysseys: Mustang
Trekking in Mustang: Rita Evans and her experiences in a tiny isolated Buddhist kingdom in the Himalayans.
Children in day care encountered by Rita Evans during her time in Mustang.
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 The World At Night - Israel
Editor of The International Jerusalem Post, Liat Collins, reporting from on the State of Israel, pop. 7,473,052 (July 2010 est.). The People of the Book and the story of Hebrew as an ancient and new language.
9:00 News and Weather
9:06 The Tuesday Feature: Full Name Please
Amelia Nurse looks below the surface of the names of people we encounter every day to consider what names can tell us about the society they originated from, the naming protocols in other cultures, where they come from and why we have two or more names?
10:00 News and Weather
10:17 Late Edition
11:06 Tapestry of the Times
Join Arron Henkin on an open-ear voyage back in time and around the globe as he takes listeners on a weekly tour through the wide ranging sound archives of Smithsonian Folkways Recordings (Smithsonian/WYPR).