7:10 Our Own Odysseys: 1950s Europe

Nurse Bette Win hitchhiked with friends throughout Europe during the fascinating mid-1950s.

Odyssey Bette Win s Europe hitiching the autobahn
Hitiching on the autobahn.

Odyssey Bette Win s Europe proper skirts for the Vatican
Bette Win and friends wearing proper skirts for the Vatican.

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 - Japan

Motoko Kakubayashi was raised in Palmerston North but now resides in Tokyo and works for the Science Media Centre of Japan... how cleanup and recovery from the tsunami and earthquake is going up north and is the rest of the nation been rallying to help with financial support, also facebook isn't popular.

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

A review of the leading news from Morning Report, Nine to Noon, Afternoons and Checkpoint. Also hear the latest news from around the Pacific on Radio New Zealand International's Dateline Pacific.

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).