Friday, January 24, 2014

Saturday Morning with Kim Hill on Radio New Zealand Naional - 25 January 2014

08:15 Graham Murdock: internet surveillance
09:05 Willard Wigan: micro art
09:45 Classical Music with Davinia Caddy
10:05 Steve Earle: staying alive
11:45 Energy with David Haywood

Producer: Mark Cubey

08:15 Graham Murdock
Graham Murdock is Professor of Culture and Economy at Loughborough University in Leicestershire, UK. He is a keynote speaker at Surveillance, Copyright, Privacy: The End of the Open Internet, a conference hosted by the University of Otago (30 January to 1 February).

09:05 Willard Wigan
British artist Willard Wigan, MBE, creates micro-sculptures that are only visible through a microscope. His work is currently on display in Melbourne at the ANZ Centre (to 26 January) and the National Gallery of Victoria (to 27 January), and he is visiting Auckland on 14 February to display his work and talk to a audience selected from entrants to an online promotion at (entries open 3 February.

09:45 Classical Music with Davinia Caddy 
Dr Davinia Caddy is a senior lecturer at Auckland University's School of Music, a flautist, and the author of How to Hear Classical Music (Awa Press).

10:05 Steve Earle
American roots rocker Steve Earle has released 15 studio albums, most recently The Low Highway. He has also written a novel, I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive (2011, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt), and a book of short stories, Doghouse Roses (xxx), and acted in television series The Wire and Treme. He will visit New Zealand with his band The Dukes to play concerts in Auckland (26 April) and Wellington (27 April).

11:05 Robert Lepage
Canadian director Robert Lepage has created a renowned body of theatre work, including the eight-hour play Seven Streams of the River Ota, and The Dragons' Trilogy. He has revisited his 1991 play Needles and Opium, which explores the parallels between drug addiction, psychological obsession and art in the lives of Jean Cocteau and Miles Davis, with an updated storyline and expanded audiovisual content. This new production from his Ex Machina company will play during the NZ Festival in Wellington (21 to 24 February).

11:45 Energy with David Haywood
David Haywood has a Ph.D. in engineering and lives in Dunsandel. He writes the Southerly blog for Public Address, and is the author of the collection of columns My First Stabbing, the children's book The Hidden Talent of Albert Otter, and The New Zealand Reserve Bank Annual 2010 (all

This Saturday's team:
Wellington engineer: Carol Jones
Auckland engineer: Jeremy Ansell
Christchurch engineer: Andrew Collins
Pre-record engineers: Marc Chesterman, Jeremy Veal, Colin Perace Research by Anne Buchanan, Infofind

Next Saturday, 1 February, Kim Hill's guests will include astronaut Chris Hadfield and choreographerand theatre artist Lemi Ponifasio.

Kim's photo - David White

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