Nine To Noon for Monday 30 April 2012
09:05 Proposed Sex Offenders' Register
Anne Tolley, Minister of Police; Lincoln Ellery, former therapist with sex offenders through STOP trust â€“ his Masters thesis considered the question of whether New Zealand needs a sex offenders' register; and Kathryn Dalziel, former Crown Prosecutor, now partner with Christchurch law firm Taylor Shaw, specialising in Privacy and Civil Litigation.
09:25 The race for New Zealand's marine space
Mike McGinnis, Associate Professor in International Marine Policy and Science at the Monterey Institute of International Studies and the National Centre for the Blue Economy in California, who led a two-year study into New Zealand's ocean governance.
09:45 Europe correspondent Seamus Kearney
10:05 Baaba Maal - Senegalese singer and guitarist
Baaba Maal is one of Africa's best known musicians, having studied at some of the world's most presitigious institutions, and performed alongside artists including Damon Albarn of Blur and Gorillaz fame, as well as legendary producer Brian Eno.
10:35 Book Review with Gina Rogers
The New Republic by Lionel Shriver
Published by HarperCollins
An imaginative re-creation of the lives of the prominent Otago Peninsula family a century ago
11:05 Politics with Matthew Hooton and Mike Williams
The future of Act and John Banks â€“ how much did he know about donations to his mayoralty campaign; and the on-going speculation over Labour's leadership.
11:30 Guest chef Domenica Houlihan and wine commentator John Hawkesby
11:45 Urbanist Tommy Honey
The cash-cow of academic publishing and how it is being challenged by the internet.