Nights for Tuesday 21 June 2011
7:10 Our Own Odysseys: The National Drink
Ben Clark and his wife travelled throughout Europe, Eastern Europe, onwards to Scandinavia and beyond - and in each country they sampled the national drink.
9:30 The Sampler
A weekly review and analysis of new CD releases.
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 - Mexico
Reporting from the eleventh most populous country and the most populous Hispanophone country in the world is our correspondent Susana Seijas... calling for the end of drug war, Slut Walk hits Mexico City and homemade narco tanks.
9:00 News and Weather
9:06 The Tuesday Feature: 2011 Auckland Writers & Readers Festival
Radio New Zealand has selected some of the most thought-provoking and entertaining sessions from one of New Zealand’s top celebrations of literature, the Auckland Writers and Readers Festival, for a five-part series of programmes from this week in our Sunday Feature slot. The encounters range from food to science by way of contemporary history, with speakers from the UK, India, USA, and the former Yugoslavia.
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).