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
Pulitzer Prize winning author Tony Horwitz talks about his new book Midnight Rising: John Brown and the Raid that Sparked the Civil War. John Brown was a man on a mission. The mission was to abolish slavery. On October 16, 1859 he led 21 men on an unusual raid of the federal arsenal at Harper's Ferry, Virginia.