Jan 30, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Revolt in Harlem Part One Audio
Rewind Revolt in Harlem Part One Jan 30, 2014 | 54:591963 was a time of great change in the United States. CBC Radio commissioned a young writer called Austin Clarke to make a documentary about Harlem to find out what conditions were like for the African-Americans who lived there.
Jan 16, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Self Help Audio
Rewind Self Help Jan 16, 2014 | 54:59The season of indulgence is behind us. We are now into the month of penance. Rewind looks at our past efforts to make ourselves more successful, from Norman Vincent Peale’s the Power of Positive Thinking to Tony Robbins message to Awaken the Giant Within.
Jan 2, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Lister Sinclair's New Year Audio
Rewind Lister Sinclair's New Year Jan 2, 2014 | 54:59New Year’s music and resolutions from long time CBC Radio host Lister Sinclair. Whether it’s dieting and exercise, stopping smoking and drinking or loftier ideals like being a better person all round- chances are someone has resolved to do it.
Dec 26, 2013 | 54:59Rewind Surviving Boxing Day Audio
Rewind Surviving Boxing Day Dec 26, 2013 | 54:59It's leftover turkey and discarded wrapping paper, but also hear a report from 1956 on Elvis Presley and the plight of Hungarian refugees after the failed revolution of 1956. And from 1973 the birth of a second Christmas Trudeau baby.
Dec 12, 2013 | 54:59Rewind Christmas Debates Audio
Rewind Christmas Debates Dec 12, 2013 | 54:59If it's getting near Christmas, it must also be the season for asking ourselves the question: Has Christmas lost its meaning? Well guess what, that question is almost as old as the season itself. Rewind re-airs a debate from 1968 where high school student
Dec 5, 2013 | 54:59Rewind The Dumbells Audio
Rewind The Dumbells Dec 5, 2013 | 54:59A troupe of Canadian entertainers called The Dumbells. In 1917 the First World War had been grinding on for three years, and the troops wanted nothing more than to come home. The Dumbells made them forget, at least for awhile, the horrors of war.
Dec 5, 2013 | 53:03Rewind Morley Callaghan Audio
Rewind Morley Callaghan Dec 5, 2013 | 53:03Morley Callaghan was a Canadian literary giant, known for his novels, short stories and plays and his many appearances on CBC Radio. He also boxed with Ernest Hemingway, wrestled an intruder to his house to the ground and loved winter.
Nov 28, 2013 | 54:59Rewind Quiz Shows Audio
Rewind Quiz Shows Nov 28, 2013 | 54:59Beginning in the 1940's, quiz shows were a regular part of programming on CBC Radio. On this Rewind, a four-decade tour that will have you shouting out the answers as you listen.
Nov 21, 2013 | 54:59Rewind The Other Events of November 1963 Audio
Rewind The Other Events of November 1963 Nov 21, 2013 | 54:59In November 1963, the world was consumed by the assassination of President John Kennedy. But two well known writers died- C.S. Lewis and Aldous Huxley. And the week following, TCA Flight 831 crashed outside Montreal killing all 118 passengers.
Nov 14, 2013 | 54:59Rewind The People Around Jazz Audio
Rewind The People Around Jazz Nov 14, 2013 | 54:59The People Around Jazz, a documentary that looked at the jazz clubs of Montreal. Also, a look at business conventions in 1959, and a chat with East German refugees after the Berlin Wall was built in 1961.
Nov 7, 2013 | 54:59Rewind Teen Idols Audio
Rewind Teen Idols Nov 7, 2013 | 54:59An hour about heartthrobs, obsessions, infatuations, in short, teen idols. From Elvis Presley to Justin Bieber, with a little Paul Anka, Beatles, Donny Osmond and Leif Garrett thrown in for good measure.