Nights for Monday 19 November 2012
7:15 Sports: Drag Racing
Competing in New Zealand's fastest motorsport (we're talking like 3000 horsepower and a top speed of over 360 kilometres per hour), is Morice McMillin.
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 Thinkers: Politically Left
Left-leaning political historian from the University of Otago, A.Prof. Brian Roper deconstructs public policies from around the world... lessons to learn from the 2010 Pike River mining disaster.
9 pm Migration's Mighty Steps
The impact of human migration throughout history with Ian Goldin, Professor of Globalisation and Development at the University of Oxford, his latest book co-authored with Geoffrey Cameron and Meera Balarajan is Exceptional People: How Migration Shaped Our World and Will Define our Future.
9:10 Feature guest
10 pm Late Edition
11 pm News and weather
11:06 Blues City
A ten-part, regional exploration of the blues hosted by Gary Pitts. Each week visits a different city or region. We explore all eras, beginning at the turn of the 20th century moving all the way up to today. And we move through all types of blues, from Delta, country blues, Chicago and urban, blues rock, and even the British blues. Episodes feature historical background and interesting tid-bits about each music selection and artist.
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