09:05 Crisis in Thailand

Thongchai Winichakul, University of Wisconsin-Madison professor of history specialising in the intellectual and cultural history of Thailand.

09:20 Disabilities

Ron McCallum, chair of the UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

09:30 Wonky Donkey

Craig Smith, creator of Wonky Donkey book which won Children's Choice Award at the NZ Post Children's Book Awards.

09:45 UK correspondent Matthew Parris

10:05 Diana Patterson - first woman to head an Antarctic research station

Diana Patterson, former leader of an Australian Antarctic research station, who has written biography about her eight-year battle to get accepted by the Australian Antarctic Division.

The Ice Beneath My Feet: My Year in Antarctica by Diana Patterson
Published by ABC Books (HarperCollins Publishers)

10:30 Book Review with Phil Smith

Beatrice and Virgil by Yann Martel
Published by Text

10:45 Reading: Lucky Bastard by Peter Wells

Did Eric Keelings actions constitute a further war crime? His two children are confronted with an ugly possibility. (Part 12 of 15)

11:05 New Technology with Ben Gracewood

YouTube turns five

It's true: gadgets make you happy

One man has his entire genome scanned for health risks

11:30 Parenting with Simon Rowley, Auckland City Hospital Paediatrician and member of the Brainwave trust

11:45 TV reviewer Simon Wilson