Jun 14, 2015 | 53:58In the Field The wounded healer Audio
In the Field The wounded healer Jun 14, 2015 | 53:58Father Lucien Larre has received much praise and many awards for his work with troubled and addicted adolescents. But he’s also faced many problems including accusations which put him in serious trouble with the law.
Feb 22, 2015 | 53:59In the Field Time capsules Audio
In the Field Time capsules Feb 22, 2015 | 53:59Stories about the ways we travel through time. A man learns life lessons from a stranger's clothes. A widow listens to a long-forgotten message from her husband. Plus: a woman revisits her childhood home on Google Streetview.
Mar 15, 2015 | 53:58In the Field Broke and broken Audio
In the Field Broke and broken Mar 15, 2015 | 53:58The science behind "Broken Heart Syndrome," and the bittersweet stories of two elderly couples facing death. And mill town Iroquois Falls ponders the future when their mill is forced to shut down.
Feb 21, 2012 | 27:28In the Field February 21, 2012 Part 2 Audio
In the Field February 21, 2012 Part 2 Feb 21, 2012 | 27:28If you live in Saint John New Brunswick, or listened to your car radio while passing through, you may have heard a remarkable voice beaming over the airwaves. Because whether or not you've read Clyde Wray's poetry or seen one of his stage productions, it's hard not to remark on his voice.
Nov 27, 2012 | 27:30In the Field Grace under pressure - Part 1 Audio
In the Field Grace under pressure - Part 1 Nov 27, 2012 | 27:30There's a lot of talk about the growing problem of dementia in Canada. For the most part, those who have it are shut away and held under tight supervision. But not in Denmark. Dementia patients are free to travel, keep up on their hobbies and stay as independent as possible for as long as possible.
Feb 8, 2015 | 53:59In the Field Romance life Audio
In the Field Romance life Feb 8, 2015 | 53:59The idiosyncratic passions that drive people's lives. A Jamaican chef shares his knowledge, a 78-year-old tap dancer reflects on her feet. Plus: a love letter to the theremin, and the German obsession with audio books.
May 24, 2015 | 53:58In the Field Crossing borders Audio
In the Field Crossing borders May 24, 2015 | 53:58Saeed Jama’s deportation from Canada to Somalia involved a kidnapping, a ransom and a gun-toting gang. PLUS “Lost with a trace”; objects left behind by Mexicans trying to cross into America are memorialised in art.
Jun 21, 2015 | 53:58In the Field Back to Africa Audio
In the Field Back to Africa Jun 21, 2015 | 53:58Dr. Eilish Cleery once lived in Sierra Leone. Now she returns to help stop the spread of Ebola. Sifiso Ntuli was a student when he escaped apartheid South Africa to find refuge in Canada. He returns to ask 'can my old home be my new home?'
Aug 14, 2012 | 27:28In the Field Fighting Student Apathy (August 2012 Encore) Audio
In the Field Fighting Student Apathy (August 2012 Encore) Aug 14, 2012 | 27:28In part two of this episode. In Moncton, a couple of teachers were at wits end. When they looked around their classroom they saw groggy teenagers spending their free time typing the most mundane details of their lives into a laptop, or a smart-phone. Updating their friends about how long it took to brush their hair this morning, or what they had for supper. Those two teachers decided they were going to fight back against student apathy.
Jan 4, 2015 | 53:58In the Field Working the streets Audio
In the Field Working the streets Jan 4, 2015 | 53:58A day, and night, in the lives of two veteran Halifax pan-handlers. Pioneering women taxi drivers in the streets of Delhi. PLUS "Spare change" - do you give yours to people on the street?