Nov 27, 2012 | 55:29And the Winner Is Get With It || The Brain Train Audio
And the Winner Is Get With It || The Brain Train Nov 27, 2012 | 55:29This week we present two medalists from the New York Festivals Imagine if you could crawl inside someone's ear and watch as words came in. And then if you could follow those words to the brain, and see how they were processed and understood. Well, you can take that fantastic voyage in "The Brain Train," an award-winning episode of the program And Sometimes Y. But the show begins with the art of language. It's an award-winning episode of WireTap with Jonathan Goldstein.
Sep 25, 2012 | 55:29And the Winner Is Forbidden Love (May 2009 Encore) Audio
And the Winner Is Forbidden Love (May 2009 Encore) Sep 25, 2012 | 55:29In June of 2009, Ontario's public adoption records were unsealed for the first time since the province started recording adoptions in 1921. Ontario thus became the fifth province to unseal its records making it significantly easier for birth families and adoptees to be reunited. But on rare occasions those reunions can come with a very disconcerting consequence. It's a phenomenon known as Genetic Sexual Attraction -- or G-S-A for short -- in which a sexual relationship develops between biological relatives. And for those reunited family members who experience it, GSA is often shrouded in secrecy, shame and fear.
Sep 18, 2012 | 55:29And the Winner Is Northwords Audio
And the Winner Is Northwords Sep 18, 2012 | 55:29Shelagh Rogers host of the CBC book show The Next Chapter invited five Canadian authors on a journey to Torngat Mountains National Park. A beautiful and remote stretch of wilderness in the northern region of Newfoundland and Labrador. To make things interesting, she presented them with a task: to soak in the place, get inspired, and then channel it into a piece of writing.
Sep 11, 2012 | 55:29And the Winner Is Message in a Bottle (May 2011 Encore) Audio
And the Winner Is Message in a Bottle (May 2011 Encore) Sep 11, 2012 | 55:29Viktor Ullmann and Gideon Klein are two brilliant composers who died in the Holocaust. Now, after almost seventy years, their music is being rediscovered. In this episode of on "And The Winner Is..." we hear some of the musicians and scholars who are passionate about breeding life into these long lost works and we learn about the lives, and the music of Viktor Ullmann and Gideon Klein. The documentary is called "Message in a Bottle." It's prepared and presented by writer and freelance broadcaster Megan Williams.