Road to Qua Qua Farm
Kathleen Perry discusses her book The Road to Qua Qua Farm. It is the story of Katherine and her husband Henry’s journey living in a hippie commune in the early 1970’s. A small band of hippies from Cambridge moved to the backwoods of Nova Scotia.
We rebroadcast our program on the growing popularity of the ukulele. Some music stores say they can’t keep up with the demand. We’ll talk with area musicians Tim Sweeney and the members of Tripping Lily about the charm of this instrument and stop in to visit with a 15 member ukulele band on Nantucket.
Climate and Oceans
Science Editor Heather Goldstone talks about the big ocean-climate news in the last year.
Author Eric Jay Dolin
News Roundup - July 16, 2010
Cape Cod filmmakers Andrew Buckley and Jay Sheehan, and Kyanna Sutton, Content Producer for WGBH Online, talk about the short documentary film series Hit and Run History: The Columbia Expedition.
The filmmakers trace back the Columbia expedition's genesis to historic sights in New England to reveal the players who became involved in a trading ship that made a historic journey along a mostly-uncharted course when it left Boston in 1787 and rounded the globe.