Nine To Noon for Thursday 2 August 2012
09:05 The failure of a plan for a second international internet cable linking NZ and the rest of the world
Sam Morgan, chairman of the Pacific Fibre project; and Vikram Kumar, chief executive of Internet New Zealand.
09:30 Bullying in schools
Lee Hirsch, American documentary filmmaker whose latest work focuses on the severe impact of bullying in schools.
He will be in the country for these screenings:
Friday 3 Aug: 10:15am, Civic Auckland
Saturday 4 Aug: 11:15 am, Civic Auckland
Sunday 5 Aug: 11:00am, Embassy Wellington
09:45 UK correspondent Ann Leslie
10:05 Feature guest: Satyajit Das - derivatives expert and global risk analyst
Satyajit Das is a former trader who has spent 30 years working and writing about financial markets. He is the author of 16 books including Traders, Guns & Money and Extreme Money.
10:35 Book Review with Elisabeth Easther
The Dinner by Herman Koch
Published by Text
10:45 Reading: 'Like a Good Idea' by Pip Adam read by Laura Hill
The fourth in a series of short stories from Pip Adam's collection Everything we Hoped For.
11:05 New Technology correspondent Sarah Putt
11:30 Archaeologist Brigid Gallagher
Chicken pox and disease in archaeological record; water and heritage; and iron, corrosion, leaks and loss.
11:45 Media commentator Gavin Ellis
Olympics coverage, changes for the NZ Herald and media regulation.
Music played in this show
Carmen McRae and Dave Brubeck - Take Five (played at 9:32am)
Bic Runga - Winning Arrow (played at 11:30am)