Nine To Noon for Monday 14 July 2008
Nine to Noon on 14 July 2008
9:05 Family violence and the Tony Veitch saga
Alfred Ngoya, community worker from the "It's Not OK" campaign; and Vic Tamati, former violent offender, now works to help men curb their violent tendencies, and also fronts the "It's Not OK" campaign.
9:30 Adult and community education - night school
Margie Scott, Chief Executive of Adult and Community Education Aeotearoa; and Kathleen Topia, 'Night School' student who left school without any qualifications, had a background in gangs, but became involved with Adult and Community Education. She is now a teacher aide, and plans to become a teacher.
9:45 South America correspondent Daniel Schweimler
10:05 The Office
Gary Marcus, leading psychologist talks us through the un-holy trinity of office life: boredom, worry and procrastination.
Have you ever been so bored at work, that it physically hurt? Leading psychologist, Gary Marcus tells us how to get a life. He is coming to New Zealand in late November, and is giving a single lecture at the Artifical Intelligence and Brain Science conference
10:30 Book review: The Plague of Doves by Louise Erdrich
Reviewed by Laura Kroetsch
Published by 4th Estate, ISBN 978 000 727 0767
10:45 Book reading: Of a Boy by Sonya Hartnett
Part 6 of 10
11:05 Politics with Matthew Hooton and Laila Harre
11:30 Guest chef Ray McVinnie - food writer, chef and consultant
11:30 Wine with John Hawkesby
11:45 Sophist and provocateur Tommy Honey