Oct 23, 2014 | 54:59Rewind CBC Discusses Audio
Rewind CBC Discusses Oct 23, 2014 | 54:59A listen to some of the early days of CBC Radio in the late 1930s and 1940s. One of the popular formats for programs was a discussion club. Rewind explores “Who has has it better: the barbarian or the civilized man?” and “Are Canadians too polite?"
Oct 9, 2014 | 54:59Rewind The Waltonsteins: A Family's Secret Audio
Rewind The Waltonsteins: A Family's Secret Oct 9, 2014 | 54:59A documentary that tells the story of a family with a terrible secret, a secret born of fear that cost all its members. It’s called The Waltonsteins and demonstrates the power of radio itself: its capability of sharing profound, moving intimate stories.
Sep 25, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Lost Innocence- Wartime Romance Audio
Rewind Lost Innocence- Wartime Romance Sep 25, 2014 | 54:59To mark the 75th anniversary of the start of the Second World War, Rewind presents Lost Innocence, an hour that tells the stories of young people in wartime. You’ll hear stories of love and loss, romance and heartbreak, all with the backdrop of war.
Sep 18, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Norman Bethune: China's Hero Audio
Rewind Norman Bethune: China's Hero Sep 18, 2014 | 54:592014 marks the 75th anniversary of the death of Dr. Norman Bethune. He was a surgeon, innovator, Communist and controversial Canadian and every Chinese school child knows his name. But in Canada, his legacy has been more complicated.
Sep 4, 2014 | 54:59Rewind The Beatles Comes to Canada! Audio
Rewind The Beatles Comes to Canada! Sep 4, 2014 | 54:59Late summer 1964. The hottest musical group was the Beatles. Their first hit, Love Me Do topped the charts, they had appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show and toured the U.S., and now they were coming to Canada. Teenage girls everywhere fainted at the news.
Aug 14, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Alice Munro- Nobel prize winner Audio
Rewind Alice Munro- Nobel prize winner Aug 14, 2014 | 54:59Rewind presents an hour long vintage conversation between Peter Gzowski, long time host of CBC Radio's Morningside, and the brilliant short story writer Alice Munro, who won the Nobel Prize for literature last fall.
Jul 24, 2014 | 54:59Rewind The Death of the Penny Audio
Rewind The Death of the Penny Jul 24, 2014 | 54:59Rewind takes a look at the dear-departed penny. Goodbye to the sweaty, metallic smell of the smallest of coins.Goodbye to a pocket full of change messing up the lines of our fancy pants. Goodbye to a coin with which you could buy nothing.
Jun 26, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Margaret Atwood: A Portrait Audio
Rewind Margaret Atwood: A Portrait Jun 26, 2014 | 54:59A portrait of one of our foremost Canadian writers: Margaret Atwood. She is truly a literary giant, first making her mark as a poet, then a short story writer, essayist, critic and novelist.