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Greater Boston; Pirates / EOE: Arabic Studies / Twilight

11/19/2008


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Series
Greater Boston
Program
Pirates / EOE: Arabic Studies / Twilight
Program Number

11/19/2008, 11/20/2008

Series Description

HUB CITY AT ITS BEST. A LOOK AT EVERYTHING AND EVERYBODY INTERESTING IN BOSTON. HOSTED BY EMILY ROONEY. Series release date: 1/1997

Program Description

Pirates The threat to shipping vessels from piracy has been on the rise lately, with two attacks in the past week alone. The rise in piracy activities could also mean a rise in insurance costs for shipping companies that take the longer routes through troubled waters. Guests: Charles Dunbar, Boston University; Captain Tom Laird, Retired LNG Master; Captain Tom Bushy, Massachusetts Maritime Academy

EOE: Arabic Studies Charlestown High School offers Arabic language classes to its students, as well as Middle Eastern history, geography and culture. Charlestown's Arabic program is part of a national effort to increase the number of Arabic speakers. Guests: Steven Berbeco, Arabic Instructor, Charlestown High School ; Milton McCarthy, Senior, Charlestown High School

Twilight Jared Bowen interviews Robert Pattinson, star of the upcoming film Twilight. The movie, based on the best-selling Stephenie Meyer novel, the first in a four-part series. Guests: Jared Bowen, Greater Boston

Duration

00:28:30

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
News Report
Topics
Local Communities
News
Citation
Chicago: “Greater Boston; Pirates / EOE: Arabic Studies / Twilight,” 11/19/2008, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_EF033F583E294C2B89152DEB091B06D8.
MLA: “Greater Boston; Pirates / EOE: Arabic Studies / Twilight.” 11/19/2008. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_EF033F583E294C2B89152DEB091B06D8>.
APA: Greater Boston; Pirates / EOE: Arabic Studies / Twilight. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_EF033F583E294C2B89152DEB091B06D8
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