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.
Jun 19, 2014 | 54:59Rewind In Praise of Summer Audio
Rewind In Praise of Summer Jun 19, 2014 | 54:59Summer, just the word makes you want to loosen your tie, peel off your tights, kick off your shoes, break out the shorts and take it easy. Rewind celebrates the season.
Jun 12, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Soccer: Just for Kids? Audio
Rewind Soccer: Just for Kids? Jun 12, 2014 | 54:59Soccer, is it just for kids? As World Cup gets underway in Brazil, Rewind asks a question North Americans have been trying to answer for decades: with so many children playing soccer, why aren't they interested in the game when they grow up?
Jun 5, 2014 | 54:59Rewind D-Day- 70 Years Later Audio
Rewind D-Day- 70 Years Later Jun 5, 2014 | 54:592014 marks the 70th anniversary of one of the most significant days in Canadian history. June 6 , 1944 known as D-Day, and it marks the beginning of the end of the Second World War. Sounds and stories from the soldiers and reporters who were there.
May 27, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Agnes Moorehead Audio
Rewind Agnes Moorehead May 27, 2014 | 54:59An hour-long interview with the actor Agnes Moorehead. Best known as the mother in law to end all mother in laws on the television program Bewitched, she preferred to be known as a serious actor.
May 22, 2014 | 54:59Rewind The Royal Tour of 1939 Audio
Rewind The Royal Tour of 1939 May 22, 2014 | 54:59Seventy- five years ago, in 1939, Canadians were excited that for the first time ever, their reigning monarchs would be coming for a royal tour. CBC Radio went all out to cover the event. Rewind presents some of the sounds of the tour.