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Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan for Thursday 23 December 2010

1:10 Best Song Ever Written

Let It Be from the Across The Universe as chosen by Phil O'Brien of Wellington.

1:15 Your Place

Caroline Bay in Timaru.

2:10 Feature stories

Toe-tapping driving music, gutsy guitar solos and complex harmonies all characterize the music of rock and roll great, Gregg Allman.

2:30 Reading

The Sheep Dog, written and told by Dulcie Smart.

2:45 He Rourou

Ana Tapiata talks Christmas with Rewi, Maia, Te Marie and Araraina….. some of the children from the total immersion school in Wellington.

2:50 Feature Album

Our Feature Album is LADI6 : THE LIBERATION OF.

3:12 Arts Report

The cutting-edge British film director Peter Greenaway is causing huge controversy in New York. Known for controversial movie works like Drowning by Numbers (1988), and his most successful film, The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989) - Greenaway's non-cinema work is no different.

His current project is to create computer generated enhancements of great works of art - and its provoked both delight and disgust. The BBC's Harriett Gilbert reports

3:33 Southern story

Earlier this year, our Spoken Features producer Sonia Yee met up with Olga Hawkes - author of Russian at Heart. But there's another side to Olga's personal story and it's full of glamour -from 60s fashion model in Auckland to a business venture in the 80s on a return trip to England.

4:06 The Panel

David Farrar and Josie Pagani.