Nights for Thursday 9 July 2015
7:10 The Bold Lapita
The Pacific archaeology community are getting together in Vanuatu for the 8th conference focussing on the Lapita, the first peoples of the Pacific - Veronika Meduna of Radio New Zealand’s Our Changing World is also in attendance.
7:30 Arts with Nikki Bedi
Film star Sandra Bullock tells us about voicing a villain for the 3D computer-animated adventure action comedy film, Minions, poet Claudia Rankine discusses being black in a white world, Sir Ian (Gandalf) McKellen tells us about working with bees, and Nina Simone’s daughter reveals the classical music career her mother was denied – because of her colour. (BBC WS)
8:10 Windows on the World
International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.
8:40 Hip Hop
University of Auckland ethnomusicologist Dr Kirsten Zemke raps about hip hop music and culture and white females rappers.
9:06 Our Changing World
Science and environment news from New Zealand and the world.
10:17 Late Edition
11:06 Music 101 pocket edition
A contemporary music magazine with interviews and music from New Zealand and overseas artists, coverage of new releases, tours, live sessions, music festivals and events.