May 19, 2013 | 54:00In the Field May 19/21 2013 Audio
In the Field May 19/21 2013 May 19, 2013 | 54:00A young Mom tell her story of surviving the sinking of the Queen of the North. Exploring the personalities behind musicial keys. A profile of D-flat major. And two transgendered youth from UPEI talk about gender identity and how the world treats them.
May 12, 2013 | 54:00In the Field May 12-14, 2013 Audio
In the Field May 12-14, 2013 May 12, 2013 | 54:00Aftermath of war and the consequences of aggression. A padre in the Canadian military develops PTSD while in Afghanistan. And ten years after the American invasion of Iraq. The US promised the Kurds freedom from their oppressor. How have their lives chang
May 5, 2013 | 54:00In the Field May5/7 2013 Audio
In the Field May5/7 2013 May 5, 2013 | 54:00Drowning out fine dining with large helpings of loud music. Grads find affordable prom dresses. Parting the curtain on Burlesque. An alleged sexual assault in the military...a female recruit tells her story. A heroic sea rescue recognized forty years late
Apr 21, 2013 | 54:00In the Field April 21/23, 2013 Audio
In the Field April 21/23, 2013 Apr 21, 2013 | 54:00Ten years after SARS: two survivors talk about the scars left by disease. A fictional take on health campaign for the Norovirus. A medical miracle: surviving a gunshot wound to the head. Two mothers find friendship after tragic event involving their sons
Jul 31, 2012 | 27:29In the Field Workplace Bully Audio
In the Field Workplace Bully Jul 31, 2012 | 27:29Later on In the Field.We know there are bullies on the school ground, and we know who they're picking on. It's the small kids, the new kids, the ones who don't speak English so well. The ones who don't have support from their peers. In the workplace, we know there are bullies too, that's no surprise to anyone. But you might be surprised to hear how often it happens. And it might be a big surprise to hear who's getting bullied.
Apr 14, 2013 | 54:00In the Field April 14/16, 2013 Audio
In the Field April 14/16, 2013 Apr 14, 2013 | 54:00Ever heard of kashakas? The may be the next big thing.
And tune in to the world of video game soundtracks.
The reality of gun control. What happens when you shoot someone in self-defence. And violence in senior's homes.
Apr 28, 2013 | 54:00In the Field April 28th/30th, 2013 Audio
In the Field April 28th/30th, 2013 Apr 28, 2013 | 54:00Surviving jail while dealing with a mental illness...the story of Tona MIlls. The Huda School in Regina deals with immigrant students. A profile of Kevin Little, a minister in Nova Scotia shepherds two very different flocks.
Jan 1, 2013 | 54:00In the Field The season's best, our Raylene Rankin tribute episode Audio
In the Field The season's best, our Raylene Rankin tribute episode Jan 1, 2013 | 54:00Today's special encore holiday episode features a documentary on the late Raylene Rankin. Before her untimely death in the autumn of 2012 Rankin secured her place in the Canadian pop music pantheon with her gorgeous performances of hits like All The Diamonds and Rise Again. In interviews recorded just months before her death, Rankin talks frankly about her career, her family and her hopes and fears for the future.
Jan 22, 2013 | 54:00In the Field January 22, 2013 Audio
In the Field January 22, 2013 Jan 22, 2013 | 54:00This week on In The Field we revisit a trip David made to Haiti three years ago just after the 2010 earthquake, and a day he spent in one of the makeshift tent camps. We also meet a man who offers up free prayers in Kelowna and we head to Winnipeg to say goodbye to the Paddlewheel restaurant and go backstage to meet the costume designer for a local production of Gone With the Wind.
Jan 31, 2012 | 24:59In the Field January 31, 2012 Part 1 Audio
In the Field January 31, 2012 Part 1 Jan 31, 2012 | 24:59In the 1940's, W.T. Hawkins Limited was a North American salty snack food giant. The Chicago based company shipped boxcars full of potato chips and popcorn across the continent. Then one of the owners invented Cheezies. It was going to be the next big thing.But the company made some disastrous business decisions and the whole thing went bust. But then a Canadian company came to the rescue. We'll have the story of Hawkins cheezies.
Oct 30, 2012 | 25:00In the Field Great institutions we should all pay attention to Part 2 Audio
In the Field Great institutions we should all pay attention to Part 2 Oct 30, 2012 | 25:00On this episode, how we organize institutions. Organization gives us meaning and structure and allows us to do things, like create an innovative new institution, a retirement home run by the residents, who happen to be a band of militant French feminists. And a short documentary on one of our great institutions, the Canadian Girl Guides.
Oct 30, 2012 | 27:30In the Field Great institutions we should pay attention to, or not Part 1 Audio
In the Field Great institutions we should pay attention to, or not Part 1 Oct 30, 2012 | 27:30On this episode on organization we also look at how a degree of disorganization denies needed health care to those looking after family members with multiple physical and mental handicaps. On a brighter note, another documentary finds out why great organization has given Regina a ground-breaking new school.
Feb 12, 2013 | 53:59In the Field In The Field February 12, 2013 Audio
In the Field In The Field February 12, 2013 Feb 12, 2013 | 53:59This week on In The Field, we'll hear about the inaugural production from Halifax's Charles Taylor Theatre Company, the city's first professional black theatre company, we'll get a tour of the Quartier Francais of St Boniface in Winnipeg and we visit Mamisarvik, an Inuit-specific centres for the treatment of trauma and addiction in Ottawa.
Mar 12, 2013 | 53:59In the Field In The Field March 12, 2013 Audio
In the Field In The Field March 12, 2013 Mar 12, 2013 | 53:59This week on In The Field, health issues both physical - multiple sclerosis - and mental - depression. We'll follow Priya Sankaran half-way around the world as she hunts for treatments for her own multiple sclerosis, in her documentary "The White Man's Disease." We'll also step inside a school in New Brunswick to hear how Jessica Forbes has come to terms years of depression. And in her documentary, Vanessa Blanch explains how Brunswick is making progress when it comes to awareness of mental health issues, but it may not be keeping pace when it comes to treatment.