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Program Information
Northern Elements
Mike Paterson, Di Wei, Aylin Malcolm
 Aylin Malcolm  Contact Contributor
Aug. 8, 2021, 8:16 a.m.
Northern Elements is a podcast miniseries about the basic materials of Canada and the people who work with them. In this episode, woodworker Mike Paterson and architect Di Wei discuss the impact of the harsh Newfoundland climate on local styles of craft and construction.
Recorded and produced by Aylin Malcolm, with support from the Penn Program in Environmental Humanities.

Music credits:
- Theme: Home Cookin’, Sounds Like an Earful (
– Wherever I Lay My Hat, That’s My Wife, Doctor Turtle, CC BY 4.0 (1:11 & 7:19)
– Fishing, David Szesztay, CC BY-NC 3.0 (7:51)
– Travel Light, Jason Shaw, CC BY 3.0 (9:36)
– Stuff Will Never Love You Back, Doctor Turtle, CC BY 4.0 (12:48)
– Halcyon Bluff, E. Ryan Goodman, CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 (15:42 & 18:28)
– Instar (Instrumental), Robin Allender, CC BY-NC 3.0 (18:42 & 23:04)
– Words, Jason Shaw, CC BY 3.0 (26:18)
We'd be delighted to hear from you if you use this program! The full series is available at

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