Nights for Thursday 16 November 2017
We talk to Jaya Beach-Robertson and Aria Dehar - from the talented team behind a new NSFW Feminist web series called PSUSY. Unconventional to its core, PSUSY follows Karen and Sharee, as they drag us through twenty-something, 21st century, womanhood.
*WARNING - VIDEO CONTAINS ADULT THEMES AND LANGUAGE*
7:35 New Horizons
William Dart reviews a new album, Hey, Mr Ferryman, from American singer-songwriter Mark Eitzel.
8:12 Aotearoa Reggae
Nights' reggae music aficionado Miles Buckingham looks at the best of our home-grown talent.
8:30 Window on the World
The massive leak of financial data known as the 'Paradise Papers' has revealed how multinational companies drain vital tax revenues from countries in the developing world. In our Window on The World' at 8:30 the BCC's David Grossman focuses on Namibia's fishing industry. The documents reveal how one of the world's biggest fishing companies shifted some of its profits away from Namibia into the tiny tax haven of Mauritius.
9:07 Our Changing World
This week on Our Changing World we find out about the work of the Queen Elizabeth II National Trust as it celebrates 40 years protecting nature on private land. And we take a walk around the 1769 Garden, designed to commemorate the first encounter between Tairāwhiti Māori and the crew of the Endeavour, under the command of Captain Cook.
9:30 This Way Up
Simon Morton looks at the effectiveness of gene editing as a form of pest control and do professional video gamers need players' unions as e-sports go global?
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 speaks with Jana Whitta and Jessie Moss about what can be done about sexism in the music industry; Jamaican Dee Jay Sister Nancy is on the line to Mani Dunlop and Kimbra speaks with Alex Behan about her latest collaborations with Childish Gambino and Skrillex In Nights with…after the 11 o'clock news