Jonathan Balcombe’s Minding Nemo, Joel Bernbaum and Home is a Beautiful Word

Ethologist Jonathan Balcombe is working on a new book, all about fishes.  Today he shares some of the astounding scientific findings proving that fish are each individuals, sentient beings with memory and the ability to recognize each other, they feel pleasure and pain, and have at least 5 senses.  In the second half, Joel Bernbaum is wrapping up years of human research in a play that utilizes a technique called “Verbatim Theatre.”  It’s called “Home is a Beautiful Word,” and it’s perhaps the most comprehensive look at the big issue of housing and homelessness that our tourist city has ever seen.


About Janine Bandcroft

The Winds of Change airs every other Thursday 11-noon from CFUV listener supported radio in Victoria, on the unceded lands of the Coast Salish peoples. You can listen live anytime at (it's a great station) and if you're able, we'd really appreciate if you contribute (even 5 bucks) to our annual funding drive.
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