Nights for Thursday 9 November 2017
7:12 NetHui 2017
NetHui is an open community event which takes a collaborative look at the issues facing the internet and it's users. The event us facilitated by InternetNZ who's Chief Executive Jordan Carter joins us with a look at the discussions from day one - and what to expect from day two.
7:35 New Horizons
William Dart dips into the world of be-bop artist Charlie Parker and a new release, The Passion of Charlie Parker, produced by Larry Klein, which attempts to create an impressionistic musical narrative tracing his life.
8:12 Modern Classics
RNZ Concert Presenter, Charlotte Wilson joins us for her regular look at the world of modern classical music. Ahead of Janine Jansen's appearance with NZSO we have a listen to SIBELIUS: Violin Concerto in D minor Op 47 and to celebrate the birthday of Douglas Lilburn we have a snippet of his Bagatelle No 1.
8:30 Window on the World
In 1918, towards the end of World War One, tens of thousands of foreign troops, Americans and British among them, were ordered to Russia in what became known as the Allied Intervention. In the final of the series The Red and the White: Lucy Ash visits a 17th-century convent outside Arkhangelsk where thousands of so called counter revolutionaries were slaughtered during the Red Terror. Locals still find human remains scattered in nearby fields. Émigré memoirs contain terrifying accounts of mass drownings in the nearby river. They and many other Russians believe that the painful legacy of the war between Reds and Whites persists to the present day.
9:07 Our Changing World
This week on Our Changing World we catch up with the latest news on our ancient biota, and find out how - and why - to measure electrical signals produced by our gut.
9:30 This Way Up
This week on This Way Up they're baking fougasse.
10:17 Late Edition
A round up of today's RNZ News and feature interviews as well as Dateline Pacific from RNZ International.
11:07 Music 101 pocket edition
In this week's Pocket Edition, Alex Behan meets Perth's Pond, Yadana tries to make her own digital music machine and Jana Whitta is one of the first callers on Kurt Vile's landline In Nights with…after the 11 o'clock news