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09:05 The first anniversary of the Christchurch earthquake that killed 185 people
Bishop Barry Jones, Catholic Bishop of Christchurch who is participating in the civic memorial service at midday; Austin Forbes, Christchurch QC and President of the Royal Humane Society of New Zealand which is presenting its rarely given Gold Medal to the mayor to mark the bravery of hundreds of individuals for their selfless acts in the immediate aftermath of the February 22nd earthquake; and university student Sam Johnson, who rallied together thousands of students to provide assistance after the September 2010 quake and in the days following the February quake.
09:30 Why do so few people - particularly the elderly - realise they are eligible for rates rebates?
Miles Jackson, spokesperson for Grey Power on Local Body issues; and Michael Reid, principal advisor, Local Government New Zealand.
09:45 Australia correspondent Karen Middleton, chief political correspondent for SBS Television
10:05 Riki Manuel - Maori carver and moko artist
The Christchurch-based artist is a master carver, moko artist, printmaker and volunteer art teacher. He established the establishing Te toi Mana Maori Art Gallery in 1984 with the help of Chris Doig, the then-director of the Arts Centre. He is now working out of a mobile studio on his property after the Arts Centre was shuttered in the wake of the February quake.
10:35 Book Review with David Hill
The Ruins of Us by Keija Parssinen
Published by Faber
10:45 Reading: The Broken Book, written and read by Fiona Farrell (Part 6 of 8)
Audio will be available here after broadcast.
11:05 Music with Marty Duda
Artist of the Week - Gretchen Peters
Gretchen Peters is a Nashville-based songwriter who has written country hits for the likes of Patti Loveless, Trisha Yearwood and Martina McBride. Her new album is Hello Cruel World.
Marty's website will have a recent interview with Gretchen, www.13thfloor.co.nz
1. Independence Day (3:43) - Gretchen Peters taken from 1996 album, The Secret Of Life (Imprint)
2. Sunday Morning (4:10) - Gretchen Peters taken from 2007 album, Burnt Toast & Offerings (Scarlet Letter)
3. Hello Cruel World (4:24) - Gretchen Peters taken from 2012 album, Hello Cruel World (Scarlet Letter/Proper)
4. Natural Disaster (4:49) - Gretchen Peters taken from 2012 album, Hello Cruel World (Scarlet Letter/Proper)
11:30 Legal commentator Ursula Cheer
Practical, legal and ethical issues surrounding disaster reporting in Christchurch in the last two years.
11:45 Arts commentator Courtney Johnston: a roundup of new dealer gallery shows, and fear & abstract art
Dealer galleries have recently awoken from their summer siesta - Courtney looks at three current exhibitions, and a new piece of research suggesting that you’ll appreciate abstract art more easily after having had a bit of a fright.
Karl Fritsch and Gavin Hipkins, Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington
Selina Foote at Sue Crockford Gallery, Auckland
Richard Bryant, Robert Heald Gallery, Wellington
David Shrigley ‘Light Switch’
Watch Starry Night, by Petros Vrellis
How Starry Night is made
Fear heightens appreciation of abstract art - Miller McCune
Not all audio is available due to copyright restrictions.
Christchurch has been commemorating those lost in last February's killer quake. We hear from Bishop Barry Jones, Student Volunteer Army founder Sam Johnson, and President of the Royal Humane Society of NZ, Austin Forbes. (16′38″)
Why do so few people, particularly the elderly, realise they are eligible for rates rebates? Kathryn talks to Miles Jackson, spokesman for Grey Power on local body issues, and Local Government principal advisor Michael Reid. (16′58″)
Kevin Rudd's ongoing effort to get back to the top. (10′53″)
Christchurch-based artist Riki Manuel is a master carver, moko artist, printmaker and volunteer art teacher. He established the Te toi Mana Maori Art Gallery in 1984 with the help of Chris Doig, the then-director of the Arts Centre. He is now working out of a mobile studio on his property after the Arts Centre was shuttered in the wake of the February quake. (31′42″)
Written by Keija Parssinen, published by Faber. Reviewed by David Hill. (5′43″)
Gretchen Peters is a Nashville-based songwriter who has written country hits for the likes of Patti Loveless, Trisha Yearwood and Martina McBride. Her new album is Hello Cruel World. (9′02″)
Practical, legal and ethical issues surrounding disaster reporting in Christchurch in the last two years. (15′19″)
A round-up of new dealer gallery shows, and fear and abstract art. (12′24″)
From nine to noon every weekday, Kathryn Ryan talks to the people driving the news - in New Zealand and around the world. Delve beneath the headlines to find out the real story, listen to Nine to Noon's expert commentators and reviewers and catch up with the latest lifestyle trends on this award-winning programme.
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Princeton Unversity economist and former vice chair of the Federal Reserve Alan Blinder talks to Kathryn Ryan about his new book After the Music Stopped, about the financial crisis. Dr Blinder believes that many Americans still don't understand what went wrong and both the Bush and Obama administrations have failed to communicate clearly with the public about what happened and what the government was doing about it.
John Green is the best-selling author of young adult novels – his latest book The Fault in our Stars, about a teenage couple who meet at a cancer support group – has sold more than 270,000 copies and is being made into a movie. All together his books have sold more than 1.3 million copies worldwide. He and his brother Hank have had 200 million YouTube views of their Vlogbrothers channel weekly video exchanges to each other. The Green brothers have also launched 'CrashCourse'- an educational YouTube channel featuring teaching videos they've made on the sciences and humanities. John Green will tell Kathryn about his life as a “Professional Person of the Internet”.
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