May 19, 2013 | 54:00In the Field May 19, 2013 Audio
In the Field May 19, 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.
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 1, 2013 | 54:00In the Field Our Raylene Rankin tribute (Season's best) Audio
In the Field Our Raylene Rankin tribute (Season's best) 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.
Jun 16, 2013 | 54:00In the Field June 16, 2013 Audio
In the Field June 16, 2013 Jun 16, 2013 | 54:00We are calling this show Tsuk Ekanum...which is Chinook for "water stories". UBC journalism students report on the importance of water in aboriginal communities. Guest host Duncan McCue
Apr 14, 2013 | 54:00In the Field April 14, 2013 Audio
In the Field April 14, 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.
May 5, 2013 | 54:00In the Field May 5, 2013 Audio
In the Field May 5, 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
May 26, 2013 | 54:00In the Field May 26, 2013 Audio
In the Field May 26, 2013 May 26, 2013 | 54:00Struggling to find work, University grads end up working as baristas. "Before I Die", an art installation sets up in Nelson. More young people are becoming primary care givers for family memebers. A profile of Quebec artist Gilles St. Laurent.
Mar 12, 2013 | 53:59In the Field March 12, 2013 Audio
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.
Apr 21, 2013 | 54:00In the Field April 21, 2013 Audio
In the Field April 21, 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
Apr 28, 2013 | 54:00In the Field April 28, 2013 Audio
In the Field April 28, 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.
May 12, 2013 | 54:00In the Field May 12, 2013 Audio
In the Field May 12, 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
Jun 2, 2013 | 54:00In the Field June 2, 2013 Audio
In the Field June 2, 2013 Jun 2, 2013 | 54:00Endangered monkeys in West Africa, threatened because petro-dollars makes the expensive meat affordable. Profile of Arican musician Achilla Orru. Look back at the composer of "Squid Jiggin Ground". And euthanasia debate re-ignited in Belgium.
Jan 8, 2013 | 54:00In the Field To our good health in 2013 episode Audio
In the Field To our good health in 2013 episode Jan 8, 2013 | 54:00As we all try begin the New Year on a healthy footing, the show looks at stories involving disease and nutrition, including, a series of documentaries on how a community-centred group is effectively fighting AIDS/HIV in Cape Breton ... yet fears for its future, why seniors and the poor face hardship over the loss of a chain of department store lunch counters, why Newfoundlanders are so passionate about their bologna and why a store that sells nothing but olive oil and vinegar is thriving in Moose Jaw.
Jan 15, 2013 | 53:59In the Field From Africa to Edmonton in 54 minutes Audio
In the Field From Africa to Edmonton in 54 minutes Jan 15, 2013 | 53:59This week on In The Field we travel from the Nile Basin in Eastern Africa to a skating rink in Quebec ... and from hockey fights to civil war. We'll meet some icy entrepreneurs in an Edmonton schoolyard... and we'll buy a ticket pour le cinema in Quebec's Laurentians.
Jan 29, 2013 | 53:59In the Field January 29, 2013 Audio
In the Field January 29, 2013 Jan 29, 2013 | 53:59This week on In The Field, we'll head south of the border ... to a gym in Connecticut where a hijab-wearing personal trainer teaches more than physical fitness. We will also follow an Ottawa architect to Washington DC's Gallaudet University, where he is building bridges...by tearing down walls. We also meet one resident of a Regina apartment building built to help female addicts get back on track, and a university student whose own condition, Treacher Collins Syndrome, prompted his area of study.
But let's begin closer to home, in Toronto, with medical story that you will not want to miss.