Listen to The Grapevine - 28 October 201944:5530 October 2019

This week Kulja and Dylan speak with SBS sports analyst, Craig Foster, about his new book Fighting For Hakeem, which accounts the story to return soccer player Hakeem Al Araibi to Australia after attempts to extradite back to Bahrain.

Then, film maker Grant Baldwin comes on the show to talk about his new film This Mountain Life, as part of the environmental film festival.

Finally, Professor Virginia Barbour, director of the Australasian Open Acess Strategy Group at QUT, comes on the show to talk about the pressure on academics to publish new papers.

About this program

Putting local issues in a global context, including weekly insights into our cities, democracy, rights, culture, energy and environment. All stitched together with a mixtape of music.

Regular guests and segments include: Reading Room with Sally Rippin; urban history with Dr David Nichols; Cam Walker's eco-update and live music.

Program theme: Hugh Masekala's Grazing in the Grass

The podcast intro and outro theme is Soft Illusion and was generously provided by Andras.