Nights for Tuesday 21 October 2014
7:10 Our Own Odysseys - Journey for Change
Annette Culpan from Philanthropy New Zealand recently visited India to enquire about the growing commitment to a social enterprise culture.
7:30 The Sampler
A weekly review and analysis of new CD releases.
8:10 Windows on the World
International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.
8:40 Global Neighbours - Uganda
Uganda's Daily Monitor journalist Tabu Butagira reports from the Republic of Uganda, pop. 35,873,253 (est. 2012) – the recent sacking of Prime Minister John Patrick Amama Mbabazi by President Yoweri Museveni amid allegations the prime minister (also former security minister) schemed to stand against Museveni for president in 2016 when Uganda is expected to go to the polls; and the Constitutional Court has nullified on technicality the anti-homosexuality law which had riled western governments and triggered backlash, including aid and developments assistance cuts.
NZ literary commentators Kate Camp, Harry Ricketts, Jane Stafford and Kate Hunter look at literature from the front lines, including 'All Quiet on the Western Front', 'Testament of Youth' and 'We Shall Not Cease'. What makes the accounts of soldiers, nurses and pacifists more than mere diaries? And how did a German novel become the most influential account of fighting in World War One? (RNZ)
10:00 Late Edition
11:06 Global Village
(4 of 13, KMUW)